Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Drayton in Hales parish Bartholomew
DRAYTON-IN-HALES, or Market-Drayton a town, a parish, a sub-district, and a district Imperial
Market Drayton market town and township with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
DRAYTON-MAGNA a township Imperial
DRAYTON-PARVA a township-chapelry Imperial
LONGSLOW a township Imperial
SUTTON a township Imperial
WOODSEAVES a township 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 Market Drayton 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 Shropshire and Cheshire 2

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
Little Drayton 0 1
Sutton upon Tern 0 1
Oakley 0 2
Moreton Say 0 2
Tyrley 0 3
Hales 0 2
Tittenley 0 2
Norton in Hales 0 3
Adderley 0 2
Blore 2 2
Stoke upon Tern 0 2
Cheswardine 0 2
Mucklestone 2 3
Calverhall 0 2
North Bradford 0 2
Hinstock 0 2
Ightfield 0 2
Wilkesley 0 1
Fauls 0 2
Buerton 0 2