Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
SANDALL a sub-district Imperial
Sandal Magna small town, parish, and township with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Dennington village Bartholomew
MILTHORPE a hamlet Imperial
Standbridge village Bartholomew
Walton township and village 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 Sandal Magna 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 Yorkshire: West Riding 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 8, Part 3: South and West Yorkshire 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
Chapelthorpe 0 2
Crigglestone 0 2
Chevet 0 2
Horbury Junction 0 1
Wakefield 50 2
Thornes 0 2
Walton 10 2
Agbrigg 0 3
Lupset 0 1
Horbury 0 2
Woolley 0 2
Notton 0 2
Heath 0 2
Crofton 0 2
Netherton 0 2
Horbury Bridge 0 2
West Bretton 0 2
Alverthorpe 0 2
South Ossett 0 2
Haigh 0 2