Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Penn parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Forty Green hamlet Bartholomew
Knotty Green hamlet Bartholomew
Penn Street village 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 Penn 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 Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire 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
Tylers Green 0 2
Penn Street 0 2
Hazlemere 0 1
Coleshill 0 2
Loudwater 0 2
Wycombe Marsh 0 2
Beaconsfield 3 2
Little Missenden 0 3
Seer Green 0 2
Amersham 7 2
Wooburn 0 3
Chiltern 8 2
High Wycombe 27 6
Hughenden 0 3
Little Marlow 0 3
Chalfont St Giles 0 2
Hedsor 0 2
Great Missenden 1 4
Bourne End 0 3
Chalfont 0 1