Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Wroxeter. You may be able to find further references to Wroxeter in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Wroxeter parish Bartholomew

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Wroxeter.

Place Type of entry Source
Donnington hamlet Bartholomew
DONNINGTON a township Imperial
Dryton hamlet Bartholomew
DRYTON a township Imperial
Eyton upon Severn hamlet Bartholomew
EYTON-UPON-SEVERN a township Imperial
RUSHTON a township Imperial

Travel writing

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 Wroxeter 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 Camden Shropshire and Cheshire 12
William Camden Rest of Wales 1
Thomas Pennant Lichfield 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
Donnington 0 2
Uppington 0 2
Eaton Constantine 0 2
Leighton 0 2
Wrekin 0 2
Withington 0 2
Atcham 0 2
Berwick 0 2
Cound 0 2
Cressage 0 2
Sheinton 0 3
Berrington 0 2
Wrockwardine 0 2
Upton Magna 0 2
Rodington 0 2
Little Wenlock 0 2
Haughmond 0 2
Buildwas 2 2
Pitchford 1 2
Betton Strange 0 3