Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
ULVERSTON a township, a parish, a sub-district, and a district Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bardsey Hall seat Bartholomew
Blawith township Bartholomew
BLAWITH a township-chapelry Imperial
Church Coniston township Bartholomew
Egton with Newland township Bartholomew
EGTON-WITH-NEWLAND a township-chapelry Imperial
Greenodd village with railway station Bartholomew
Lowick township Bartholomew
Mansriggs township Bartholomew
Newland village Bartholomew
NEWLAND a village Imperial
Osmotherly township Bartholomew
Pennybridge village Bartholomew
PENNYBRIDGE a village Imperial
Subberthwaite township Bartholomew
TORVER a township-chapelry 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 Ulverston 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 North Lancashire 5
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
Conishead Priory 0 2
Newland 0 2
Mansriggs 0 2
Bardsea 0 1
Pennington 0 2
Urswick 0 2
Osmotherley 0 2
Furness 0 2
Egton 0 2
Greenodd 0 2
Scales 0 2
Upper Holker 0 2
Penny Bridge 0 2
Ireleth 0 2
North Lonsdale 0 2
Lowick 0 2
Cark 0 2
Gleaston 0 2
Aldingham 1 2
Flookburgh 0 2