Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Godalming hundred Bartholomew
GODALMING a town, a parish, a sub-district, and a hundred Imperial

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

Place Type of entry Source
Binscomb tithing Bartholomew
BINSCOMB a tything Imperial
Busbridge ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
BUSHBRIDGE a chapelry Imperial
CATSHALL a tything Imperial
Catshall, or Catteshall tithing Bartholomew
Deanshold tithing Bartholomew
DEANSHOLD a tything Imperial
EASHING (High and Low) two tythings Imperial
Eashing, Upper and Lower 2 hamlets Bartholomew
FARNCOMB a tything and a chapelry Imperial
Hurtmore place Bartholomew
HURTMORE a hamlet Imperial
LABOURN a tything Imperial
Shackleford ecclesiastical district and village Bartholomew
SHACKLEFORD a chapelry Imperial
TUESLEY a tything 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 Godalming 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 Cobbett Oct. 7th Oct to Nov. 30th, 1822: Hampshire, Surrey, and Sussex 6
William Cobbett Nov. 12th to 20th, 1825: Petersfield to Kensington 6
William Cobbett Sept. 25th to 29th, 1822: Kensington to Uphusband 3
William Cobbett Aug. 5th to 10th, 1823: Hampshire and Surrey 3
William Cobbett Oct. 23rd to 27th, 1825: Chilworth to Winchester 3
Daniel Defoe Letter 2, Part 3: Hampshire and Surrey 3
William Cobbett Oct. 18th to 26th, 1826: Weston to Kensington 2
William Camden Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex 1
William Cobbett Dec. 10th to 24th, 1821: Norfolk and Suffolk Journal 1
William Cobbett July 30th to Aug. 2nd, 1823: Surrey, Sussex, and Hampshire 1
William Cobbett Sept. 3rd to 6th, 1823: From Dover to the Wen 1
William Cobbett Oct. 31st, 1825: Winchester to Burghclere 1
John Wesley 1751-3: Wesley's Marriage; Cornwall Smugglers; Illness and Recovery 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
Farncombe 0 2
Busbridge 0 1
Eashing 0 2
Loseley 0 1
Shackleford 0 2
Milford 0 2
Compton 0 2
Artington 0 2
Shalford 1 2
St Catherine 0 2
Peper Harow 0 2
Bramley 0 2
Waverley 6 2
Puttenham 0 2
Grafham 0 2
Wanborough 0 2
Witley 0 2
Shamley Green 0 2
Wormley 0 1
Hambledon 2 2