Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Glenlyon a long narrow glen and a quoad sacra parish Groome

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 Glen Lyon 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.
Thomas Pennant July 24-31: Fife and Perthshire 3

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:

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Loch Tay 0 1
Killichonan 0 2
Kinloch Rannoch 0 2
Schiehallion 0 1
Ardeonaig 0 2
Fortingall 0 2
Killin 0 2
Acharn 0 2
Dunalastair 0 2
Garth Castle 0 2
Kenmore 0 2
Tummel 0 2
Taymouth 0 2
Dull 0 2
Foss 0 2
Dochart 0 2
Castle Menzies 0 2
Lochearnhead 0 2