Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bray hundred Bartholomew
Bray parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Boyne Hill ecclesiastical district Bartholomew
BOYNE-HILL a chapelry, with a railway station Imperial
Braywick, Grove and Lodge seats Bartholomew
Hollyport hamlet Bartholomew
HOLLYPORT a hamlet Imperial
Holyport village Bartholomew
Touchen End curacy Bartholomew
TOUCHEN-END a chapelry 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 Bray 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 Camden Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex 2
Charles Wesley Jan. 2 - Apr. 30, 1739: London and Oxford 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
Touchen End 0 2
Braywood 0 1
White Waltham 0 3
Boyne Hill 0 2
Dorney 0 2
Maidenhead 23 2
Boveney 0 2
Dedworth 0 2
Shottesbrooke 0 2
Clewer 0 2
Cranbourne 0 2
Warfield 0 2
Taplow 1 2
Beynhurst 0 2
Littlewick Green 0 2
Windsor 111 4
Eton 17 2
Waltham St Lawrence 1 3
Stubbings 0 2
Cookham 0 3