Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Alresford, New parish Bartholomew
ALRESFORD, or New Alresford a small town, a parish, a subdistrict, and a district Imperial

Travel writing

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Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Daniel Defoe Letter 3, Part 1: London to Winchester 3
William Camden Wiltshire and Hampshire 2
Daniel Defoe Letter 2, Part 3: Hampshire and Surrey 2
Celia Fiennes 1698 Tour: Exeter to London 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
Itchen Stoke 0 2
Abbotstone 0 2
Bishops Sutton 2 4
Bountisborough 0 2
Old Alresford 0 3
Tichborne 8 3
Ovington 1 2
Bighton 0 2
Cheriton 3 2
Swarraton 0 2
Avington 7 2
Itchen Abbas 0 2
Bramdean 2 2
Godsfield 0 2
Hinton Ampner 0 2
Northington 3 2
Fawley 0 2
Kilmiston 5 2
Ropley 8 2
Easton 9 2