Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
MILFORD a town, a chapelry, and a sub-district Imperial
Milford Haven parlimentary borough and seaport Bartholomew
Milford Haven a vast inlet of the sea Bartholomew
MILFORD HAVEN the estuary of the river Cleddau 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 Milford Haven 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 Rest of Wales 3
William Camden Dorset and Somerset 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 6, Part 3: Worcester, Hereford and Wales 2
Arthur Young 1776 Tour of South Wales and South Midlands 2
Arthur Young 11th to 19th October 1776: Tipperary and Waterford 2
George Borrow Neath and Merthyr 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 3, Part 3: From Exeter to Land's End 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 10: Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 13, Part 2: Dundee, Aberdeen and the Highlands 1
Arthur Young 11th to 20th July 1776: Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow and Dublin 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
Hakin 0 2
Pill 0 2
Hubberston 2 2
Newton 0 2
Waterston 0 3
Herbrandston 0 2
Robeston West 0 2
Llanstadwel 0 2
Pwllcrochon 0 2
Steynton 0 3
Rhoscrowdder 0 2
Roose 0 2
Angle 1 2
Rosemarket 0 3
Walwyns Castle 0 2
Neyland 0 4
Johnston 0 2
Silverhill 0 2
Hasguard 0 2
Pembroke Dock 0 2