These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Egham. You may be able to find further references to Egham in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Egham||parish and village with railway station||Bartholomew|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Egham.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Camomile Hill||eminence||Bartholomew||Englefield Green||ecclesiastical district and village||Bartholomew||ENGLEFIELD GREEN||a chapelry||Imperial||Magna Charta Island||island||Bartholomew||New Egham||village||Bartholomew||Virginia Water||ecclesiastical district and railway station||Bartholomew||VIRGINIA-WATER||a chapelry||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 Egham 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. 7th Oct to Nov. 30th, 1822: Hampshire, Surrey, and Sussex||6||Daniel Defoe||Letter 4, Part 3: Berkshire and Buckinghamshire||1||Celia Fiennes||Moving to London||1||Celia Fiennes||Hampshire and the Isle of Wight||1|
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