Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Duffield. You may be able to find further references to Duffield in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Duffield small town, parish, and township with railway station Bartholomew

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Duffield.

Place Type of entry Source
Belper township and market town with railway station Bartholomew
Bridge Hill ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
BRIDGE-HILL a chapelry, with a village Imperial
Hazlewood township and village with railway station Bartholomew
HAZLEWOOD a township and a chapelry Imperial
Heage (or High Edge) township and village Bartholomew
HEAGE, or High-Edge Imperial
Holbrook township and village Bartholomew
HOLBROOK a village and a chapelry Imperial
Makeney hamlet Bartholomew
MILFORD a village and a chapelry Imperial
POSTERN a hamlet Imperial
Shottle and Postern township with railway station Bartholomew
SHOTTLE AND POSTERN a township Imperial
Toadmoor hamlet Bartholomew
TOADMOOR a hamlet Imperial
Turnditch township Bartholomew
TURNDITCH a township and a chapelry Imperial
Windley township Bartholomew
WINDLEY a township Imperial

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Duffield within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Charles Wesley Jan. 1 - Aug. 26, 1751: London to Bristol and the north 1
Karl Moritz Chapter 11: Oxford to Derbyshire 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Milford 0 2
Hazlewood 0 3
Belper 0 2
Bridge Hill 0 2
Windley 0 3
Holbrook 0 2
Amber Valley 0 2
Shottle 0 2
Kilburn 0 3
Horsley 1 4
Weston Underwood 0 2
Little Eaton 0 3
Turnditch 0 2
Quarndon 5 2
Heage 0 3
Allestree 0 2
Ambergate 0 2
Kedleston 1 2
Denby 0 2
Mugginton 0 2