Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Mimms, South parish Bartholomew
South Mimms parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Hadley Highstone place Bartholomew
Little Heath hamlet Bartholomew
Potters Bar ecclesiastical district and village with railway station Bartholomew
POTTERS-BAR a village and a chapelry Imperial
Wrotham Park seat Bartholomew

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 South Mimms 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.
Daniel Defoe Appendix to the second volume 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
Potters Bar 1 2
Bentley Heath 0 2
Monken Hadley 8 3
Barnet 23 6
Ridge 0 2
North Mimms 3 3
Shenley 0 2
Arkley 0 1
New Barnet 0 1
Northaw 1 2
East Barnet 0 3
Trent 0 3
Elstree 1 2
Boreham Wood 0 1
Totteridge 1 2
Colney Heath 0 2
Highwood Hill 0 2
Whetstone 3 2
London Colney 2 2
Woodside Park 0 1