Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Great Malvern railway station Bartholomew
MALVERN (GREAT) a town and a parish Imperial
Malvern Hills hill-range Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
GUARLFORD a chapelry Imperial
MALVERN (NORTH) a chapelry Imperial
NEWLAND a chapelry 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 Malvern 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.
Daniel Defoe Letter 6, Part 3: Worcester, Hereford and Wales 4
William Gilpin London to Ross 3
William Camden Worcestershire and Staffordshire 1
William Camden Hereford, Radnor, Brecon, Monmouth and Glamorgan 1
Arthur Young 1791 Tour from Cambridgeshire to Birmingham 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
Lower Wyche 0 2
Malvern Wells 0 2
West Malvern 0 3
Barnards Green 0 2
Upper Wyche 0 1
North Malvern 0 3
Malvern Link 0 2
Guarlford 0 2
Madresfield 0 2
Mathon 0 2
Storridge 0 1
Newland 0 2
Hanley Castle 1 2
Colwall 6 2
Welland 0 2
Leigh Sinton 0 1
Little Malvern 0 3
Cradley 1 2
Leigh 0 2
Coddington 0 2