Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Penkridge small town, parish, and township with railway station Bartholomew
PENNOCRUCIUM a quondam Roman station Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bickford village Bartholomew
BICKFORD a village Imperial
Congreve hamlet Bartholomew
Coppenhall township Bartholomew
COPPENHALL a chapelry Imperial
Drayton hamlet Bartholomew
DRAYTON a township Imperial
Dunston township Bartholomew
DUNSTON a township-chapelry Imperial
Gailey hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
LEVEDALE a liberty Imperial
LONGRIDGE a liberty Imperial
LOVEDALE a township Imperial
LYNEHILL a liberty Imperial
MITTON a liberty Imperial
OTHERTON a liberty Imperial
PILLATON a liberty Imperial
RODBASTON a liberty Imperial
Stretton township and village Bartholomew
STRETTON a chapelry Imperial
WATER-EATON a liberty Imperial
WHISTON a liberty Imperial
WOLGARSTONE a liberty 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 Penkridge 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 Worcestershire and Staffordshire 5
Daniel Defoe Letter 7, Part 1: Cheshire and North-West Midlands 2
William Camden Shropshire and Cheshire 1
Charles Wesley Sept. 2 - Dec. 31, 1746: The Midlands and the North-East 1
Charles Wesley Jan. 1- Apr. 27, 1747: Yorkshire, Manchester and Bristol 1
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: Staffordshire 1
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: Shrewsbury to Bristol 1
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
Kinvaston 0 2
Cuttlestone 0 2
Gailey 0 2
Bickford 0 2
Stretton 0 2
Dunston 0 2
Teddesley Hay 0 3
Hatherton 0 2
Huntington 0 2
Acton Trussell 0 2
Bednall 0 1
Coppenhall 0 2
Bradley 0 2
Lapley 0 2
Wollaston 0 1
Wheaton Aston 0 3
Rickerscote 0 1
Brewood 1 2
Saredon 0 2
Coven 0 2