Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bishopstrow parish and seat Bartholomew

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 Bishopstrow 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 Sept. 29th to Oct. 2nd, 1826: Ryall to Burghclere 1

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Norton Bavant 1 2
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Boreham 0 2
Warminster 26 3
Heytesbury 10 4
Tytherington 0 2
Sutton Veny 0 2
Upton Scudamore 0 2
Knook 0 2
Bratton 3 2
Corton 0 2
Upton Lovell 0 2
Dilton 0 2
Westbury 4 3
Longbridge Deverill 1 2
Westbury Leigh 0 3
Imber 0 2
Codford St Peter 0 2
Edington 4 2
Corsley 0 2