Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Freshford parish and village with railway station 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 Freshford 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.
Charles Wesley Sept. 1 - Nov. 6, 1739: Preaching around Bristol and Bath 1
Charles Wesley 1750: Bristol and London 1
Charles Wesley Jan. 1 - Aug. 26, 1751: London to Bristol and the north 1
John Wesley 1765-8: Justice for Methodists; Methodist Character; Instructions to Parents 1
John Wesley 1769-70: Opens a New Church; Comments on Rousseau; Geology; Swedenborg 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
Limpley Stoke 0 2
Hinton Charterhouse 1 3
Midford 0 2
Winsley 0 2
Iford 0 2
Monkton Combe 0 3
Westwood 0 2
Combe Down 0 2
Farleigh Hungerford 2 2
South Stoke 0 2
Norton St Philip 3 3
Claverton 0 3
Bradford on Avon 33 4
Wingfield 0 2
Chatley 0 2
Lyncombe 0 2
Widcombe 0 1
Tellisford 0 2
Combe Hay 0 2
Holloway 0 2