Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Longford parish, township, and village Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
ALKMONTON a township and a chapelry Imperial
Bentley, Hungry liberty Bartholomew
BENTLEY (Hungry) a liberty Imperial
Hollington township and village Bartholomew
HOLLINGTON a township Imperial
Hungry Bentley township Bartholomew
Rodsley township Bartholomew
RODSLEY a hamlet 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 Longford 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 Nottinghamshire, Derby and Warwick 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
Alkmonton 0 2
Hollington 0 2
Barton Blount 0 2
Rodsley 0 2
Hungry Bentley 0 3
Osleston 0 2
Boyleston 0 2
Long Lane 0 2
Shirley 1 2
Sutton on the Hill 0 2
Yeaveley 0 2
Church Broughton 0 2
Trusley 0 2
Stydd 0 2
Cubley 0 2
Mercaston 0 2
Dalbury Lees 0 2
Brailsford 1 2
Edlaston 0 3
Ash 0 2