Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Haxey parish and village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
BURNHAM a hamlet Imperial
Burnham, High and Low hamlet Bartholomew
Eastlound hamlet Bartholomew
EASTLOUND a hamlet Imperial
Graizelound hamlet Bartholomew
GRAIZELOUND a hamlet Imperial
Low Burnham hamlet Bartholomew
Nethergate hamlet Bartholomew
NETHERGATE a hamlet Imperial
Newbigg village Bartholomew
NEWBIGG a village Imperial
Upperthorpe village Bartholomew
UPPERTHORPE a village Imperial
Westwoodside village Bartholomew
WESTWOODSIDE a village 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 Haxey 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.
John Wesley 1740-2: Preaching Incidents; Wesley's Labor Colony; Dispute with Whitefield 1
John Wesley 1785-90: Collects Money for the Poor; Visits House of Lords; Reasons for his Long Life 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
Upperthorpe 0 2
Westwoodside 0 2
Newbig 0 2
Owston Ferry 0 5
Misterton 2 2
Wroot 0 2
West Stockwith 0 3
Epworth 34 2
Wildsworth 0 2
East Stockwith 3 3
Misson 0 2
Greenhill and Redhill 0 2
Walkeringham 0 2
Walkerith 0 2
Finningley 1 2
Gringley on the Hill 0 2
East Ferry 0 3
West Butterwick 2 3
Blaxton 0 2
Axholme 0 2