Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Brimpton parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Alvington hamlet Bartholomew
ALVINGTON a hamlet Imperial
Houndstone hamlet Bartholomew
HOUNDSTONE 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 Brympton 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 Dorset and Somerset 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
Alvington 0 2
Lufton 0 2
Preston Plucknett 1 3
Thorne 0 2
Odcombe 1 2
West Coker 0 3
Hendford 0 2
Yeovil 7 2
Stone 0 2
Montacute 6 2
Kingston Pitney 0 1
Yeovil Marsh 0 1
Chilthorne Domer 0 2
Houndsborough Barwick and Coker 0 2
East Coker 0 2
Coker 0 1
East Chinnock 0 3
Barwick 0 2
Sock Dennis 0 3
Stoke Sub Hamdon 1 2