Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Minestead parish and village Bartholomew
Minstead parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Alum Green tract Bartholomew
CADNAM a tything Imperial
Canterton tithing Bartholomew
CANTERTON a tything Imperial
EMERY-DOWN a chapelry Imperial
FRITHAM a tything 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 Minstead 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 Cobbett Oct. 18th, 1826: Lyndhurst to Godalming 1
William Cobbett Oct. 18th to 26th, 1826: Weston to Kensington 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
Emery Down 0 2
New Forest 39 2
Cadnam 0 4
Bramshaw 0 2
Lyndhurst 17 3
Bartley 0 2
Broomy 0 2
No Mans Land 0 2
Ashley Walk 0 2
Netley Marsh 0 2
Burley 0 2
Eling 3 2
Colbury 0 2
Rhinefield 0 1
Brockenhurst 0 2
Ellingham 1 2
Shobley 0 1
Hounsdown 0 2
West Wellow 0 3
Ibsley 0 2