Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Masham market town, parish and township, with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Burton-upon-Ure township Bartholomew
BURTON-UPON-URE a township Imperial
Ellingstring township Bartholomew
ELLINGSTRING a township Imperial
Ellington township Bartholomew
ELLINGTONS, or Ellington (High and Low) a township Imperial
Fearby township Bartholomew
FEARBY a township Imperial
Healey hamlet Bartholomew
HEALEY a village, a township, and a chapelry Imperial
Healy with Sutton township Bartholomew
Ilton cum Pott township Bartholomew
POTT a township Imperial
SUTTON a hamlet Imperial
Swinton with Warthermask township Bartholomew
WARTHERMASK a hamlet Imperial
West Burton 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 Masham 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 Yorkshire: East and North Ridings 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
Healey 0 3
Pott 0 1
Ilton 0 2
Fearby 0 2
Ellenstring 0 2
Warthermarske 0 2
Swinton 0 2
Ellingtons 0 2
Colsterdale 0 2
Nutwith and Roomer Common 0 1
Grewelthorpe 0 2
Jervaulx 0 2
East Witton 0 3
Burton upon Ure 0 2
Clifton upon Ure 0 2
Thornton Steward 0 2
Rookwith 0 2
Thirn 0 2
Kirkby Malzeard 0 3
Fountains Earth 0 2