Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Aldingham parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Dendron ecclesiastical district and hamlet Bartholomew
GLEASTON a division of Aldingham parish Imperial
Leece village Bartholomew
LEECE a village Imperial
Scales village Bartholomew
SCALES 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 Aldingham 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 Durham, Lancashire and Westmorland 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
Gleaston 0 2
Scales 0 2
Dendron 0 2
Leece 0 2
Urswick 0 2
Yarlside 0 1
Bardsea 0 1
Rampside 0 2
Furness Abbey 0 1
Conishead Priory 0 2
Lower Holker 0 2
Barrow in Furness 0 3
Hawcoat 0 1
Ulverston 6 2
Piel 0 5
Pennington 0 2
Dalton in Furness 0 2
Ireleth 0 2
Walney 0 2
Newland 0 2