Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
WOODBRIDGE a town, a parish, and a district Imperial
Woodbridge (or South-Eastern) Division parliamentary division Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Kingston manor Bartholomew
KINGSTON a manor 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 Woodbridge 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.
Arthur Young 1784 Tour of Suffolk 6
Daniel Defoe Letter 1, Part 2: Harwich and Suffolk 3
William Camden Essex and Suffolk 1
Daniel Defoe Preface to Second Volume 1
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: London to Bury St Edmunds 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
Hasketon 0 2
Melton 0 2
Martlesham 0 2
Great Bealings 0 2
Deben 0 2
Little Bealings 0 4
Bromeswell 0 2
Bredfield 0 2
Sutton 3 2
Boulge 0 2
Carlford 0 2
Waldringfield 0 2
Burgh 0 2
Ufford 1 2
Brightwell 0 2
Wilford 0 2
Playford 1 2
Kesgrave 1 2
Newbourne 0 2
Culpho 0 2