Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Sutton Coldfield market town and parish with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Ashfurlong village Bartholomew
ASHFURLONG a village Imperial
BOLDMERE a chapelry Imperial
Boldmere St Michael ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
Hill ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
HILL a hamlet and a chapelry Imperial
HILL-HOOK a village Imperial
Hill Hooks village Bartholomew
Maney village Bartholomew
MANEY a village Imperial
Mere Green hamlet Bartholomew
MERE-GREEN a hamlet Imperial
Moor village Bartholomew
MOOR a village Imperial
Walmley ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
Warmley ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
WARMLEY a village Imperial
Wylde Green hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
WYLDE-GREEN 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 Sutton Coldfield 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.
Karl Moritz Chapter 11: Oxford to Derbyshire 5
Arthur Young 1791 Tour from Birmingham to Suffolk 4
William Camden Nottinghamshire, Derby and Warwick 1
Thomas Pennant Lichfield 1
Thomas Pennant Tamworth to Meriden 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
Maney 0 2
Wylde Green 0 2
Walmley 0 1
Boldmere 0 2
Ashfurlong 0 2
Moor 0 2
Four Oaks 0 2
Moxhull 1 2
Minworth 0 2
Erdington 0 2
Hill 0 2
Wishaw 1 3
Gravelly Hill 0 2
Witton 0 2
Canwell 1 2
Middleton 1 2
Oscott 0 2
Curdworth 3 2
Streetly 0 1
Castle Bromwich 0 2