Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Sway township 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 Sway 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. 18th, 1826: Lyndhurst to Godalming 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
Hordle 0 2
Lymington 13 5
Efford 0 2
Heywood 0 2
Brockenhurst 0 2
Rhinefield 0 1
Milton 0 2
Milford on Sea 0 2
Boldre 1 2
Pennington 0 2
South Baddesley 0 2
Keyhaven 0 2
Hinton Admiral 0 1
Hurst Castle 0 2
Burley 0 2
New Forest 39 2
East Boldre 0 1
Lyndhurst 17 3
Highcliffe 0 2
Emery Down 0 2