Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
MOTTRAM a sub-district Imperial
Mottram in Longen Dale town, parish, and township Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
BROADBOTTOM a suburb Imperial
GODLEY a township and a chapelry Imperial
HOLLINGWORTH a village and a township Imperial
Matley township Bartholomew
MATLEY a township Imperial
MICKLEHURST a village Imperial
TINTWISTLE a village, a township, and a chapelry 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 Mottram in Longendale 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 Chester to Bunbury 2

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Longendale 0 1
Broadbottom 0 2
Hattersley 0 2
Dinting Vale 0 3
Matley 0 2
Hadfield 0 2
Godley 0 2
Hollingworth 0 2
Padfield 0 2
Glossop 0 3
Chisworth 0 2
Hyde 0 3
Whitfield 0 2
Newton 0 3
Compstall 0 4
Stalybridge 1 3
Castle Hall 0 2
Stayley 0 2
Gee Cross 0 2
Millbrook 0 1