Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bishops Waltham hundred Bartholomew
BISHOPS-WALTHAM a small town, a parish, a subdistrict, and a hundred Imperial
Waltham, Bishops Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
ASHTON a tything Imperial
CURDRIDGE a tything-chapelry Imperial
Dean hamlet Bartholomew
DEAN a hamlet Imperial
DUNDRIDGE a hamlet Imperial
Hoe, West tithing Bartholomew
HOE (WEST) a tything Imperial
SWANMORE 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 Bishops Waltham 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 Aug. 5th to 10th, 1823: Hampshire and Surrey 2
William Camden Wiltshire and Hampshire 1
William Cobbett Nov. 7th to 11th, 1825: Burghclere to Petersfield 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
Droxford 1 2
Upham 4 2
Durley 7 2
Swanmore 0 3
Shedfield 0 3
Corhampton 1 2
Curdridge 0 2
Fair Oak 0 2
Owslebury 1 2
Shamblehurst 0 1
Exton 4 2
Botley 24 2
Bishopstoke 0 2
Soberton 5 2
Wickham 1 3
Beauworth 3 2
Newtown 0 2
Hedge End 0 1
Meonstoke 3 4
Colden Common 0 1