Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Avington parish and 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 Avington 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 5
William Cobbett Nov. 7th to 11th, 1825: Burghclere to Petersfield 2

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
Ovington 1 2
Easton 9 2
Itchen Stoke 0 2
Tichborne 8 3
Chilcomb 0 2
Itchen Abbas 0 2
Winnall 0 2
Fawley 0 2
Morestead 0 2
Cheriton 3 2
Martyr Worthy 0 2
Abbotts Worthy 0 2
Bountisborough 0 2
New Alresford 9 3
Abbotstone 0 2
Milland 0 2
Abbots Barton 0 1
Wolvesey 0 1
Beauworth 3 2
Winchester 109 4