These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Newark. You may be able to find further references to Newark in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Newark||wapentake||Bartholomew||Newark||town||Bartholomew||NEWARK||a town, a parish, a sub-district, a district, and a hundred||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 Newark 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 7, Part 2: East Midlands||6||John Byng||A Tour in the Midlands, 1789: Biggleswade to Newark||4||Daniel Defoe||Letter 8, Part 1: The Trent Valley||3||Daniel Defoe||Letter 9: Eastern Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland||3||Daniel Defoe||Appendix to the second volume||2||Celia Fiennes||1697 Tour: London to Yorkshire||2||William Camden||Nottinghamshire, Derby and Warwick||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 6, Part 2: Oxford, Bristol and Gloucester||1||John Wesley||1746-8: Severe Weather; Ireland; Wesley's Protest against Lawlessness||1||John Wesley||1777-80: On the Isle of Man; City Road Chapel; Wesley Visits Lord George Gordon||1|
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