These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Blandford Forum. You may be able to find further references to Blandford Forum in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Blandford||parish||Bartholomew||BLANDFORD||a subdistrict, a district, and a division||Imperial|
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 Blandford Forum 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.||Celia Fiennes||Wiltshire and Dorset||4||Daniel Defoe||Letter 3, Part 2: Salisbury and Dorset||2||William Camden||Dorset and Somerset||1||Charles Wesley||May 17 - Aug. 28, 1743: Bristol to Newcastle, then Cornwall||1||Celia Fiennes||1698 Tour: Exeter to London||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|
|Langton Long Blandford||0||2|
|Blandford St Mary||0||2|
|Monkton Up Wimborne||0||1|