Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Beddgelert parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Llwynllinon hamlet Bartholomew
LLWYNLLI.NON a hamlet Imperial
NANTHNYNANT, or Nant-Gwynant a lordship 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 Beddgelert 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 Borrow To Beddgelert 12
George Borrow Around Llangollen 3
George Borrow Festiniog 2
George Borrow Around Anglesey (4) 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
Snowdon 1 2
Nantmor 0 2
Glaslyn 0 1
Nant Gwynant 0 2
Llanfrothen 0 2
Betws Garmon 0 2
Eifionydd 0 1
Llanberis 6 2
Dinas 0 1
Llanfihangel Y Pennant 0 2
Dolbenmaen 0 2
Blaenau Ffestiniog 0 1
Tan Y Bwlch 0 2
Dolwyddelan 0 2
Nantlle 0 2
Ffestiniog 9 2
Manod 0 3
Gwyrfai 0 2
Tremadoc 0 2
Dinorwic 0 2