Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Ferrybridge hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
FERRYBRIDGE a village Imperial
Ferry Frystone parish and township Bartholomew
Frystone, Ferry parish 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 Ferrybridge 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 Selby and Goole 3
Charles Wesley Sept. 2 - Dec. 30, 1745: Yorkshire and Durham 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
Water Frystone 0 2
Monkhill 0 2
Brotherton 4 2
Castleford 14 2
Sutton 0 2
Glass Houghton 0 3
Fairburn 0 3
Pontefract 14 5
Knottingley 6 2
Byram 0 2
Burton Salmon 0 2
Ledsham 0 2
Ledston 0 2
Whitwood Mere 0 1
Tanshelf 0 2
Carleton 0 2
Allerton Bywater 0 2
Lumby 0 1
Whitwood 0 2
Ackton 0 3