Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
BOLSOVER a small town and a subdistrict Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Glapwell township Bartholomew
GLAPWELL a township Imperial
Ockley hamlet Bartholomew
OCKLEY a hamlet Imperial
Oxcroft hamlet Bartholomew
OXCROFT a hamlet Imperial
Palterton village Bartholomew
PALTERTON a hamlet Imperial
SHUTTLEWOOD a hamlet Imperial
Shuttleworth village Bartholomew
Standfree hamlet Bartholomew
STANDFREE a hamlet Imperial
Whaley hamlet Bartholomew
WHALEY a hamlet Imperial
Woodhouse hamlet Bartholomew
WOODHOUSE a hamlet Imperial
Woodside hamlet Bartholomew
WOODSIDE 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 Bolsover 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 Nottinghamshire, Derby and Warwick 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
Scarcliffe 0 2
Clowne 0 2
Elmton 0 2
Duckmanton 0 2
Whaley 0 2
Sutton Scarsdale 1 4
Upper Langwith 0 2
Staveley 1 2
Barlborough 0 2
Glapwell 0 2
Heath 0 2
Holbeck 0 2
Nether Langwith 0 2
Renishaw 0 2
Shirebrook 0 2
Barrow Hill 0 1
Pleasley 0 2
Calow 0 2
Whitwell 0 2
Holbeck Woodhouse 0 2