Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Weeford parish and township Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Packington hamlet Bartholomew
PACKINGTON a hamlet Imperial
Swinfen and Packington township Bartholomew
SWINFIN a hamlet 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 Weeford 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.
Thomas Pennant Tamworth to Meriden 3

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
Hints 0 2
Swinfen 1 2
Canwell 1 2
Packington 0 2
Freeford 0 3
Hopwas Hays 0 2
Shenstone 0 2
Hopwas 0 2
Hill 0 2
Coton 0 2
Fazeley 7 2
Moor 0 2
Tamhorn 0 2
Drayton Bassett 4 2
Ashfurlong 0 2
Wall 5 2
Four Oaks 0 2
Fulfen 0 2
Whittington 1 2
Lichfield 71 2