Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Grampound small market town and township Bartholomew
GRAMPOUND ROAD a railway station 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 Grampound 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.
Daniel Defoe Letter 3, Part 3: From Exeter to Land's End 2
William Camden Cornwall and Devon 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

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
Powder 0 2
Creed 0 2
Cuby 0 2
Probus 0 2
Hewas Water 0 2
Tregony 2 2
St Ewe 0 2
Cornelly 0 2
Ladock 0 3
St Stephen in Brannel 0 2
Tresilian 0 2
St Mewan 0 2
St Michael Carhays 0 3
Lamorran 0 2
Merther 0 2
Ruan Lanihorne 0 2
Veryan 0 2
Mevagissey 3 2
Gorran 0 2
Pentewan 0 2