Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
PANCRAS (St.) Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
AGAR-TOWN a metropolitan suburb Imperial
Brookfield ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
BROOKFIELD, or Highgate-Rise a chapelry Imperial
CAMDEN-TOWN a suburb of London, a subdistrict, and three chapelries Imperial
GRAYS INN LANE two chapelries, and a sub-district Imperial
HIGHGATE a metropolitan suburb and a chapelry Imperial
Kentish Town district and railway station Bartholomew
KENTISH-TOWN a metropolitan suburb, a parochial chapelry, and a sub-district Imperial
KINGS-CROSS a quondam hamlet and a chapelry Imperial
New Kentish Town ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Regents Park ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Regents Square ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Somers Town 2 ecclesiastical districts Bartholomew
SOMERS-TOWN a chapelry and a sub-district 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 St Pancras 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.
Thomas Pennant St Albans to London 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
Kings Cross 0 2
Agar Town 0 1
Somers Town 0 2
Battle Bridge 0 2
Camden 0 2
Pentonville 0 2
Barnsbury 0 1
Grays Inn Road 0 2
Bloomsbury 0 2
Islington 48 2
Kentish Town 0 2
Regents Park 0 1
Chalk Farm 0 2
Grays Inn 3 2
Tufnell Park 0 1
Clerkenwell 2 2
Saffron Hill 1 2
Holborn 9 5
Furnivals Inn 1 2
Canonbury 0 2