PLACES IN THE UK

'TOMLIN' NAMED ROADS IN THE UK

Tomlin Road
       Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 9DW
       Slough, Berkshire, SL2 2JR

Tomline Road
       Felixstowe, Suffolk, 1IP 7QW

Tomlin Street
       Shilton, County Durham, DL4 2JG

Tomlin Avenue
       Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 8BS

Tomlin Close
       Epsom, Surrey, KT19 8SA
       Snodland, Kent, ME6 5DW
       Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0PH
       Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 3XY

Tomlin Place
       Yorkly, Lydney, Gloucestershire, GL15 4SR

Tomlin's Grove
       London, E3 4NX

Tomlins Lane
       Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4BH

Tomlin Well Lane
       Bradford, Yorkshire, BD10 0FE

'TOMLIN' NAMED HILL IN CUMBRIA, UK

Located at St. Bees in Cumbria, is a hill which is part of the South Headland next to Fleswick Bay known by the locals as “Tomlin”. There are the remains of a coastguard lookout on the top of the hill which is accessible from St. Bees by a footpath. This is part of Wainwright's “Coast to Coast” long distance walk and he mentions the hill in his guidebooks to the walk.

'THE TOMLIN WALL' IN UPPER NIDDERDALE, YORKSHIRE, UK

This wall, known as the 'Tomlin Wall' is located on the farm at Northside Head, Middlesmoor in the Upper Nidderdale Valley. It is believed to be named after the tenant farmer who built the wall. Built into the wall are a number of shooting butts which are still used today. The Crown Inn in Middlesmoor has named one of its bedrooms the 'Tomlin Room' after the wall / shooting-butts.

 

'THE TOMLINE WALL' NEAR FELIXSTOWE, SUFFOLK

The Tomline wall is a sea defence, named after a Colonel George Tomline, a local landowner who founded the Felixstowe Docks in the 1800's. As well as the docks, he built the Felixstowe Railway. Much of his life was spent as an MP for various parties and constituencies around the country. A road, running parallel to the railway line, is also named after him.