These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Huntingdon. You may be able to find further references to Huntingdon in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||HUNTINGDON||a town, four parishes, a sub-district, and a district||Imperial||Huntingdon (or Southern) Division, The||parlimentary division||Bartholomew|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Huntingdon.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||TOWTHORPE||a township||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 Huntingdon 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||Jan. 21st to 22nd, 1822: Huntingdon Journal||10||William Camden||Huntingdon and Northampton||8||Daniel Defoe||Letter 7, Part 2: East Midlands||3||Daniel Defoe||Appendix to the second volume||3||Celia Fiennes||1697 Tour: London to Yorkshire||3||John Byng||A Tour of Bedfordshire in 1794: June||2||Celia Fiennes||1698 Tour: Cambridge to Lichfield||2||Arthur Young||1791 Tour from Cambridgeshire to Birmingham||2||William Camden||Norfolk and Cambridgeshire||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 1, Part 3: Norfolk and Cambridgeshire||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 2, Part 1: Kent Coast and Maidstone||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 4: Leeds and North Yorkshire||1||Robert Gammage||Becoming a Chartist speaker, and first leaving Northampton in 1840||1||Robert Gammage||Working and Campaigning in Chelmsford in 1841-2||1||John Wesley||1774-6: Wesley Arrested; A Terrible Ride; A Methodist Isaac Newton; the American War||1||Thomas Pennant||Towcester to Redborn||1||Thomas Pennant||Northampton to Gothurst||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|