Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Uppingham market town and parish 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 Uppingham 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.
Arthur Young 1791 Tour from Birmingham to Suffolk 4
Thomas Pennant Northampton to Gothurst 2
William Camden Leicestershire, Rutland and Lincoln 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 7, Part 2: East Midlands 1
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: Cambridge to 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
Ayston 0 2
Beaumont Chase 0 2
Bisbrooke 1 2
Wardley 0 2
Liddington 1 3
Preston 1 2
Stoke Dry 8 2
Stockerston 0 2
Ridlington 0 2
Seaton 1 2
Thorpe By Water 0 2
Glaston 0 2
Holy Oakes 0 2
Wing 0 2
Allexton 0 2
Martinsthorpe 0 2
Wrangdyke 0 2
Martinstley 0 2
Horninghold 0 2
Belton 0 2