Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Llanstephan parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
LAQUES a village Imperial
LLANYBREE a chapelry, with a village 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 Llansteffan 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.
John Wesley 1763-4: In Scotland Again; Methodist's Wealth; "No Law for Methodists"; Exhausting Days 2
Gerald of Wales Book I, Ch. 10: Carmarthen 1
William Camden Rest of Wales 1
Thomas Pennant Appendix V: Of Caithness, Strathnavern, and Sutherland 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
Llanybri 0 2
Laques 0 2
Ferryside 0 2
Ystrad 0 2
Llandilo Abercowin 0 2
Iscoed 0 4
St Ishmael 0 2
Llangynog 0 2
Treforis 0 2
Llan Saint 0 1
Laugharne 5 3
Llan Gain 0 2
Llandawke 0 2
Llanfihangel Abercowin 0 2
Llansadurnen 0 2
Llandyfaelog 0 2
Pentre 0 2
Llanddowror 1 2
St Clears 8 2
Llanllwch 0 2