Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Frant village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bayham hamlet Bartholomew
BAYHAM a hamlet Imperial
Beigham hamlet Bartholomew
BEIGHAM a hamlet Imperial
BROADWATER a chapelry Imperial
ERIDGE GREEN a village Imperial
Hawkenbury village 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 Frant 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 Kent 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
Broadwater 0 2
Eridge Green 0 2
Tunbridge Wells 37 2
Little Bayham 0 2
Washlingstone 0 2
Rusthall 0 2
Mark Cross 0 2
Wadhurst 0 2
Speldhurst 2 2
Langton Green 0 3
Bayham 0 2
Pembury 0 2
Loxfield Pelham 0 2
Groombridge 0 2
Cousley Wood 0 2
Tidebrook 0 2
Rotherfield 2 3
Southborough 1 2
Lamberhurst 0 2
Ashurst 4 2