Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bisham parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
STUBBINGS 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 Bisham 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 Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex 3
Daniel Defoe Letter 4, Part 3: Berkshire and Buckinghamshire 2
Thomas Pennant St Albans 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
Stubbings 0 2
Burchetts Green 0 2
Cookham Dean 0 2
Marlow 6 3
Cookham 0 3
Hurley 1 2
Beynhurst 0 2
Littlewick Green 0 2
Maidenhead 23 2
Boyne Hill 0 2
Medmenham 0 2
Knowl Hill 0 2
Bourne End 0 3
Little Marlow 0 3
White Waltham 0 3
Cliveden 0 2
Wargrave 0 3
Taplow 1 2
Shottesbrooke 0 2
Kiln Green 0 2