Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Wolston (or Woolston) parish, township, and village Bartholomew
Woolston Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Brandon and Bretford township with railway station Bartholomew
BRANDON and BRETFORD a township Imperial
Marston hamlet Bartholomew
MARSTON 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 Wolston 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 Northampton to Gothurst 2

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
Marston 0 2
Brandon 0 2
Knightlow 1 2
Stretton on Dunsmore 0 2
Church Lawford 0 3
Ryton on Dunsmore 1 2
Brinklow 2 2
Binley 1 2
Kings Newnham 2 2
Princethorpe 0 2
Long Lawford 0 3
Willenhall 0 2
Frankton 0 2
Bourton on Dunsmore 0 3
Combe Fields 1 3
Little Lawford 0 2
Easenhall 0 2
Bubbenhall 0 2
Marton 0 2
Baginton 1 2