Descriptive gazetteer entries

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Place Type of entry Source
Overton parliamentary borough and parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
KNOLTON a township Imperial
Knolton Hall seat Bartholomew
MAESGWAYLOD a township Imperial

Travel writing

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Knolton 0 2
Penley 0 2
Erbistock 0 2
Eyton 0 2
Bangor Is Coed 13 2
Royton 0 2
Pen Y Lan 0 1
Dudleston 0 2
Dinhunlle 0 1
Dudleston Heath 0 2
Seswick 0 2
Halghton 0 2
Worthenbury 0 2
Rhiwabon 17 3
Marchwiail 0 2
Ifton Heath 0 2
Pickhill 0 2
Maelor 0 2
Ellesmere 6 2
Wynnstay 0 2