Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Emley parish, township, and village Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bentley Grange hamlet Bartholomew
BENTLEY-GRANGE a hamlet Imperial
CUMBERWORTH-HALF a township Imperial
PARKGATE a hamlet Imperial
PARKHILL a hamlet Imperial
SCISSETT a hamlet Imperial
SKELMANTHORPE a village Imperial
WOODHOUSE a hamlet 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 Emley 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 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
Flockton 0 2
Cumberworth Half 0 2
Scissett 0 2
Skelmanthorpe 0 2
Clayton West 0 2
High Hoyland 0 2
Woodhouse 0 2
Midgley 0 2
Shelley 0 2
Whitley Upper 0 2
West Bretton 0 2
Sitlington 0 2
Kirkburton 0 2
Cumberworth 0 2
Denby 0 4
Thornhill 1 2
Middlestown 0 2
Highburton 0 2
Netherton 0 2
Lepton 0 2