Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
MARYLEBONE a parish, a district, and a borough Imperial
St Marylebone parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Lisson Grove ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
MAIDA-HILL a quondam-hamlet Imperial
Portland Town ecclesiastical district 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 St Marylebone 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 5 (London), Part 1: Overview and Suburbs 3
Charles Wesley May 1 - Aug. 6, 1740: London,and then to Bristol 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 6, Part 1: Middlesex, Hertford and Buckinghamshire 2
John Byng A Tour of Bedfordshire in 1794: May 1
Charles Wesley May 1 - Aug. 31, 1739: Gloucestershire and Bristol 1
Charles Wesley May 3 - Dec. 28, 1747: Wales and Ireland 1
Celia Fiennes London, part 3 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
Lisson Grove 0 1
Regents Park 0 1
Mayfair 0 4
Hyde Park 0 1
Edgware Road 0 1
Paddington 8 2
Soho 0 2
Bloomsbury 0 2
St Giles 1 3
Maida Hill 0 2
St James 0 2
Somers Town 0 2
Knightsbridge 0 2
St Johns Wood 0 2
Bayswater 0 2
Portland Town 0 2
Charing Cross 1 4
Covent Garden 2 1
Kings Cross 0 2
Holborn 9 5