Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
CLEMENT-DANES (St.) a parish and a sub-district Imperial
Liberty of the Rolls parish Bartholomew
St Clement Danes parish Bartholomew
St Mary le Strand parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
HOLYWELL a ward 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 Strand 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 Lichfield 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
Covent Garden 2 1
Duchy of Lancaster 0 1
Charing Cross 1 4
Middle Temple 0 2
St Giles 1 3
Lincolns Inn 1 2
Inner Temple 0 1
Holborn 9 5
St James 0 2
Soho 0 2
Grays Inn 3 2
Westminster 103 7
Waterloo 0 5
Furnivals Inn 1 2
Bloomsbury 0 2
Saffron Hill 1 2
Grays Inn Road 0 2
Clerkenwell 2 2
Mayfair 0 4
Charter House 0 1