Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
ILKLEY a village and a township Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Langbar hamlet Bartholomew
LANGBAR a hamlet Imperial
Middleton township Bartholomew
MIDDLETON a township Imperial
Nesfield with Langbar township Bartholomew
NESFIELD-WITH-LANGBAR a township Imperial
Stockhill village Bartholomew
STOCKHILL a village Imperial
Wheatley 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 Ilkley 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: West Riding 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
Ben Rhydding 0 2
Burley in Wharfedale 0 2
Middleton 0 2
Denton 0 2
Nesfield 0 2
Morton 0 2
Menston 0 2
Hawksworth 0 2
Askwith 0 1
Weston 0 2
Addingham 0 2
Langbar 0 2
Riddlesden 0 2
Rombalds Moor 0 3
Clifton 0 2
Beamsley 1 2
Wharfedale 0 2
Baildon 1 2
Silsden 0 2
Newall 0 2