These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Hungerford. You may be able to find further references to Hungerford in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||HUNGERFORD||a town and a tything||Imperial|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Hungerford.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||EDINGTON, HIDDEN, AND NEWTOWN||a tything||Imperial||Hidden||hamlet||Bartholomew||Hungerford Newtown||village||Bartholomew||Newtown||hamlet||Bartholomew||NEWTOWN||a hamlet||Imperial||SANDEN-FEE||a tything||Imperial|
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 Hungerford 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||Sept. 29th to Oct. 2nd, 1826: Ryall to Burghclere||3||William Camden||Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex||2||Celia Fiennes||Marlborough||2||William Cobbett||Oct. 7th Oct to Nov. 30th, 1822: Hampshire, Surrey, and Sussex||1||Charles Wesley||May 17 - Aug. 28, 1743: Bristol to Newcastle, then Cornwall||1||Charles Wesley||May 3 - Dec. 28, 1747: Wales and Ireland||1||Charles Wesley||Sept. 1- Dec. 31, 1748: Ireland and central Wales||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 4, Part 2: Somerset and Wiltshire||1||Celia Fiennes||Berkshire and Oxfordshire||1||William Gilpin||Bristol to London||1|
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|Place||Mentioned in Travel Writing||Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer|