Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Combe, or Coombe parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Eastwick hamlet Bartholomew
WICK (East) 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 Combe 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 Oct. 11th to 16th, 1826: Burghclere to Lyndhurst 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
Linkenholt 0 2
Buttermere 0 2
West Woodhay 2 2
Faccombe 0 2
Inkpen 0 2
Ham 0 2
Vernhams Dean 0 2
East Woodhay 1 2
Ashmansworth 9 2
Fosbury 0 2
Woolton Hill 0 3
Pastrow 0 2
Shalbourne 1 1
Hurstbourne Tarrant 34 2
Hampstead Marshall 2 1
Crux Easton 1 2
Kintbury 0 2
Tidcombe 0 2
Hippenscombe 0 2
Highclere 12 2