These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Norwich. You may be able to find further references to Norwich in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||NORWICH||a city and a district||Imperial||TOWN-CLOSE||a liberty||Imperial|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Norwich.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||New Catton||ecclesiastical district||Bartholomew||Pockthorpe||township||Bartholomew|
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 Norwich 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.||Daniel Defoe||Letter 1, Part 3: Norfolk and Cambridgeshire||23||William Camden||Norfolk and Cambridgeshire||18||William Cobbett||Dec. 10th to 24th, 1821: Norfolk and Suffolk Journal||9||Charles Wesley||July 8 - Aug. 13, 1754: Norfolk||8||Henry Broadhurst||In Journeyings Often||7||Celia Fiennes||1698 Tour: London to Bury St Edmunds||4||John Wesley||1774-6: Wesley Arrested; A Terrible Ride; A Methodist Isaac Newton; the American War||4||John Wesley||1785-90: Collects Money for the Poor; Visits House of Lords; Reasons for his Long Life||4||John Wesley||1757-9: "I do Indeed Live by Preaching"; Advice to Travelers; French Prisoners||3||Arthur Young||1791 Tour from Cambridgeshire to Birmingham||3||Daniel Defoe||Letter 5 (London), Part 3: The Court and Westminster||2||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 1: The Trent Valley||2||Daniel Defoe||Letter 9: Eastern Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland||2||William Camden||The Division of Britaine||1||William Camden||Essex and Suffolk||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 1, Part 1: Through Essex to Colchester||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 10: Lancashire, Westmorland and Cumberland||1||Celia Fiennes||1698 Tour: Bristol to Plymouth||1||John Wesley||1760-2: Letter to an Editor; Impositions and Declarations; Speaking Statue; Pentecost||1||John Wesley||1771-3: Windsor Park; Wesley as Art Critic; Glasgow and Perth; Preaches to 30,000 People||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|
|Thorpe Next Norwich||1||4|
|Caister St Edmund||2||2|