Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Marshfield market town and parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Becks village Bartholomew
BECKS a village Imperial
Oakford hamlet Bartholomew
OAKFORD a hamlet Imperial
Rocks hamlet and seat Bartholomew
ROCKS a hamlet Imperial
Weston Town hamlet Bartholomew
WESTON-TOWN a hamlet 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 Marshfield 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 4, Part 2: Somerset and Wiltshire 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 6, Part 2: Oxford, Bristol and Gloucester 1
Daniel Defoe Appendix to the second volume 1
John Wesley 1740-2: Preaching Incidents; Wesley's Labor Colony; Dispute with Whitefield 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
Becks 0 2
West Littleton 0 2
St Catherine 0 2
Cold Ashton 0 3
West Kington 0 2
Colerne 0 2
North Wraxall 0 3
Batheaston 3 4
Bannerdown 0 1
Swainswick 0 2
Dryham 0 3
Ditteridge 0 2
Woolley 0 2
Tormarton 0 2
Doynton 0 2
Nettleton 0 2
Amoril 0 2
Langridge 0 2
Hampton and Claverton 0 2
Charlcombe 0 2