Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Tawstock parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
CHAPELTOWN a hamlet Imperial
Collibear hamlet Bartholomew
COLLIBEAR a hamlet Imperial
EASTACOMBE a hamlet Imperial
Eastacomhe hamlet Bartholomew
Harracott hamlet Bartholomew
HARRACOTT a hamlet-chapelry Imperial
Hiscott hamlet Bartholomew
HISCOTT a hamlet Imperial
LAKE a hamlet Imperial
Pristacott hamlet Bartholomew

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 Tawstock 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.
William Camden Cornwall and Devon 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
Harracott 0 2
Newton Tracey 0 2
Bishops Tawton 1 2
Newport 0 2
Fremington 0 3
Horwood 1 2
Alverdiscott 0 2
Barnstaple 18 2
Yarnscombe 0 2
Hanaford 0 2
Pilton 0 2
Bradiford 0 2
Landkey 0 2
Atherington 0 2
Huntshaw 0 2
Ashford 0 2
Instow 0 2
Swimbridge 0 2
Westleigh 0 3
Goodleigh 0 2