Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
London Colney 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 London Colney 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 In St Albans 1
Thomas Pennant St Albans to London 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
Tittenhanger 0 2
Ridge 0 2
Colney Heath 0 2
Shenley 0 2
St Albans 125 4
Radlett 0 2
St Stephen 1 3
Aldenham 0 2
North Mimms 3 3
Letchmore Heath 0 2
Potters Bar 1 2
South Mimms 3 3
Sandridge 1 2
Boreham Wood 0 1
Elstree 1 2
Gorhambury 5 2
Bentley Heath 0 2
Hatfield 14 2
Leavsden 0 2
Monken Hadley 8 3