Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Tanfield, West parish Bartholomew
West Tanfield Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Binscoe village Bartholomew
BINSCOE a village Imperial
Nosterfield village Bartholomew
NOSTERFIELD a village Imperial
Thornbrough village Bartholomew
THORNBROUGH a village 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 West Tanfield 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: East and North Ridings 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
Binsoe 0 2
Nosterfield 0 2
Mickley 0 2
Sleningford 0 1
Thornbrough 0 2
East Tanfield 0 2
Burton upon Ure 0 2
Well 0 2
North Stainley 0 2
Snape 1 2
Howgrave 0 3
Nutwith and Roomer Common 0 1
Swinton 0 2
Sutton Howgrave 0 1
Norton Conyers 0 1
Sutton Grange 0 2
Kirklington 0 1
Carthorpe 0 2
Warthermarske 0 2
Azerley 0 2