Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Kineton, (or Kington) market town, parish and township, with railway station Bartholomew
Kington Bartholomew
KINGTON a hundred Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Combrook township Bartholomew
COMBROOK 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 Kineton 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
Daniel Defoe Letter 6, Part 2: Oxford, Bristol and Gloucester 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
Butlers Marston 0 3
Chadshunt 0 2
Combrook 0 2
Compton Verney 1 2
Pillerton Hersey 1 2
Radway 1 2
Oxhill 0 2
Pillerton Priors 0 2
Gaydon 0 2
Edgehill 4 2
Tysoe 0 2
Lighthorne 0 2
Burton Dassett 0 2
Walton D Eivile 0 2
Upton 0 2
Ratley 1 2
Moreton Morrell 0 2
Arlescote 0 2
Ettington 0 3
Whatcote 0 2