Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Dilwyn parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Fawley hamlet Bartholomew
FAWLEY a township Imperial
HAVEN-WITH-THE-HEADLAND a township Imperial
Hurst hamlet Bartholomew
HURST a township Imperial
NEWTOWN 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 Dilwyn 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.
Edwin Russell Oct. 11 to Nov. 1: Condition of Farm Labourers 4
Edwin Russell Nov. 26 to Dec. 7: Western Herefordshire 3
Edwin Russell Oct. 3 to 9: Northleach, then to Herefordshire 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
Stretford 0 4
Weobley 7 2
Eardisland 0 2
Birley 0 2
Kings Pyon 0 3
Sarnesfield 0 2
Monkland 0 2
Pembridge 8 2
Lawton 0 2
Wormsley 0 2
Street 0 2
Ivington 0 2
Canon Pyon 0 2
Yazor 0 3
Norton Canon 0 2
Foxley 3 2
West Town 0 2
Kingsland 0 2
Dinmore 0 2
Leominster 28 4