Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
BAKEWELL a small town, a parish, a subdistrict, and a district Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Ashford township, village, and seat Bartholomew
ASHFORD a village, a township, and a chapelry Imperial
BASLOW a village, a township, and a chapelry Imperial
Baslow with Bubnell township, village, and ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
BEELEY a township-chapelry Imperial
Blackwell township Bartholomew
BLACKWELL a township Imperial
Brushfield township Bartholomew
BRUSHFIELD a township Imperial
Calver township Bartholomew
CALVER a township Imperial
Chelmerton township Bartholomew
CHELMORTON a township-chapelry Imperial
Curbar township Bartholomew
CURBAR a township Imperial
Flagg township Bartholomew
FLAGG a township Imperial
Froggatt township and hamlet Bartholomew
FROGGATT a township Imperial
Great Longstone village Bartholomew
Haddon, Over township Bartholomew
HADDON (OVER) a township Imperial
Harthill (or Hartle) township Bartholomew
HARTHILL, or HARTLE a township Imperial
Hassop township with railway station Bartholomew
HASSOP a village and a township Imperial
Hillcote hamlet Bartholomew
Holme hamlet Bartholomew
HOLME a township Imperial
Longstone, Great township, ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
LONGSTONE (GREAT) a village, a township, and a chapelry Imperial
Longstone, Little township Bartholomew
LONGSTONE (LITTLE) a township Imperial
Monyash township and village Bartholomew
MONYASH a village and a township-chapelry Imperial
Priestcliff hamlet Bartholomew
PRIESTCLIFF a township Imperial
Rowland township Bartholomew
ROWLAND a township Imperial
Rowsley township and village with railway station Bartholomew
Sheldon township Bartholomew
SHELDON a township-chapelry Imperial
TADDINGTON AND PRIESTCLIFF 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 Bakewell 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 Nottinghamshire, Derby and Warwick 2
Celia Fiennes 1697 Tour: Hull to Chatsworth 2
Karl Moritz Chapter 11: Oxford to Derbyshire 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 8, Part 2: The Peak District 1
Celia Fiennes 1697 Tour: The Peak District 1
George Head The Peak District 1
Thomas Pennant June 26-July 3: Cheshire to the East Riding 1
Arthur Young 1791 Tour from Birmingham to Suffolk 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
Over Haddon 0 2
Nether Haddon 1 2
Ashford in the Water 1 2
Pilsley 0 2
Rowland 0 2
Hassop 0 2
Edensor 0 2
Great Rowsley 0 2
Sheldon 0 2
Harthill 0 3
Great Longstone 0 4
Youlgreave 0 2
Little Longstone 0 2
Middleton 0 2
Stanton 0 3
Baslow 0 2
Chatsworth 18 2
Bubnell 0 1
Brushfield 0 2
Monyash 0 2