Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Northfield parish and village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bartley Green village Bartholomew
BARTLEY, or Bartley Green a subdivision of Northfield parish Imperial
Hay district Bartholomew
HAY a division Imperial
Selly Oak ecclesiastical district, and railway station Bartholomew
SELLY-OAK a chapelry Imperial
SHENDLEY a section of Northfield parish 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 Northfield 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.
Edwin Russell Nov. 26 to Dec. 7: Western Herefordshire 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
Bartley Green 0 2
Selly Oak 0 2
Stirchley 0 2
Quinton 0 2
Frankley 1 2
Illey 0 3
Lapal 0 2
Edgbaston 0 2
Harborne 0 2
Rubery 0 1
Kings Norton 0 2
Kings Heath 0 2
Warley Salop 0 2
Hunnington 0 2
Cofton Hackett 0 2
Rednall 0 2
Hill 0 2
Headley Heath 0 2
Hopwood 0 2
Moseley 0 2