Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Lasswade a small town Groome

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

Place Type of entry Source
Auchindinny village and railway station Bartholomew
Broomieknowe a railway station Groome
Hawthornden the romantic home of the poet Drummond Groome
Kirkhill a village Groome
Loanhead a small town Groome
Loanhead town with railway station Bartholomew
Melville Castle the seat Groome
Melville Castle seat Bartholomew
Midfield House seat Bartholomew
Pentland, New village Bartholomew
Pittendriech seat Bartholomew
Polton a group of places Groome
Polton village with railway station Bartholomew
Pomathorn station Bartholomew
Pomathorn a station Groome
Rosewell a village Groome
Rosslyn Castle railway station Bartholomew
Rosslynlee railway station Bartholomew
Springfield a seat Groome
Springfield village Bartholomew

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 Lasswade 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.
Robert Gammage To Scotland in 1843 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
Bonnyrigg 0 2
Polton 0 2
Loanhead 0 2
Newbattle 5 2
Cockpen 0 2
Lugton 0 2
Dalkeith 8 2
Gilmerton 0 2
Newton Grange 0 2
Burdiehouse 0 2
Rosewell 0 2
Newton 0 2
Pentland 0 2
Roslin 0 2
Millerhill 0 1
Liberton 0 2
Esk 0 2
Carrington 0 2
Smeaton 0 2
Craigmillar 0 2