Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
GOOLE a township, a town, a parochial chapelry, a sub-district, and a district 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 Goole 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.
George Head Selby and Goole 18
George Head Leeds 1
George Head Tees-side 1
George Head Carlisle and the Solway Firth 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
Hook 0 3
Skelton 0 2
Airmyn 0 3
Boothferry 0 2
Saltmarshe 0 2
Kilpin 0 2
Knedlington 0 2
Swinefleet 0 2
Howden 5 4
Asselby 0 2
Newland 0 2
Reedness 0 2
Laxton 0 2
Rawcliffe 0 2
Cotness 0 2
Whitgift 0 2
Thorpe 0 2
Balkholme 0 2
Barmby on the Marsh 0 2
Newsholme 0 2