Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Crowland, or Croyland market town and parish Bartholomew
Croyland town and parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Engine hamlet Bartholomew

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 Crowland 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 Leicestershire, Rutland and Lincoln 6
Daniel Defoe Letter 7, Part 2: East Midlands 5
Thomas Pennant Part II: Daventry to Northampton 3
William Camden Huntingdon and Northampton 2
William Camden The Division of Britaine 1
William Camden Norfolk and Cambridgeshire 1
Thomas Pennant June 26-July 3: Cheshire to the East Riding 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
Borough Fen 0 2
Cowbit 0 2
Whaplode Drove 0 2
Deeping St Nicholas 0 3
Newborough 0 2
Thorney 4 2
Moulton Chapel 0 1
Deeping St James 0 2
Eye 0 2
Gedney Hill 0 1
Peakirk 1 2
Northborough 0 2
Spalding 6 3
Market Deeping 7 4
Sutton St Edmund 0 2
Ness 0 2
Gunthorpe 0 2
Deeping Gate 0 2
Paston 0 2
Werrington 0 2