Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
South Stockton town with railway station Bartholomew
Stockton ward Bartholomew
STOCKTON a sub-district, a district, and a ward Imperial
Stockton, North railway station Bartholomew
Stockton on Tees Bartholomew
STOCKTON-ON-TEES a town, a township, and a parish Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Preston upon Tees township Bartholomew
Stockton, South town with railway station 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 Stockton on Tees 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 Head Tees-side 9
George Head Durham Coast 4
Thomas Pennant July 4-17: Scarborough to Berwick upon Tweed 3
Daniel Defoe Letter 9: Eastern Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 5 (London), Part 2: The City 1
John Wesley 1751-3: Wesley's Marriage; Cornwall Smugglers; Illness and Recovery 1
John Wesley 1757-9: "I do Indeed Live by Preaching"; Advice to Travelers; French Prisoners 1
John Wesley 1760-2: Letter to an Editor; Impositions and Declarations; Speaking Statue; Pentecost 1
Thomas Pennant Appendix VIII: Itinerary 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
South Stockton 0 2
Thornaby on Tees 0 2
Norton 0 2
East Hartburn 0 2
Newport 0 2
Linthorpe 0 2
Preston on Tees 0 2
Elton 0 2
West Acklam 0 3
Preston Junction 0 1
Carlton 0 2
Haverton Hill 0 2
Middlesbrough 10 2
Stainton 0 2
Ingleby Barwick 0 2
Thorpe Thewles 0 2
Wolviston 0 2
Billingham 0 2
Port Clarence 0 3
Redmarshall 0 2