These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Romsey. You may be able to find further references to Romsey in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||ROMSEY||a town, a parish, a sub-district, a district, and a division||Imperial|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Romsey.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Crampmoor||school||Bartholomew||Cupernham||tithing||Bartholomew||CUPERNHAM||a tything||Imperial||LEE||a tything||Imperial||MAINSTONE||a tything||Imperial||RANVILLS||a tything||Imperial||SPURSHOT||a tything||Imperial||STANBRIDGE||a tything||Imperial||WOODBURY, or Woodley||a tything||Imperial||WOOLS||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 Romsey 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. 11th to 16th, 1826: Burghclere to Lyndhurst||4||William Camden||Wiltshire and Hampshire||2||William Cobbett||Oct. 18th, 1826: Lyndhurst to Godalming||2||Celia Fiennes||Hampshire and the Isle of Wight||2||William Cobbett||Jan. 2nd, 1822: Sussex Journal||1||William Cobbett||Nov. 7th to 11th, 1825: Burghclere to Petersfield||1||William Cobbett||Oct. 18th to 26th, 1826: Weston to Kensington||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 3, Part 2: Salisbury and Dorset||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|