Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Stockbridge market town and parish with railway station 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 Stockbridge 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 Wiltshire and Hampshire 3
William Cobbett Oct. 11th to 16th, 1826: Burghclere to Lyndhurst 2
William Cobbett Oct. 7th Oct to Nov. 30th, 1822: Hampshire, Surrey, and Sussex 1
William Cobbett Oct. 31st, 1825: Winchester to Burghclere 1
William Cobbett Nov. 7th to 11th, 1825: Burghclere to Petersfield 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 3, Part 1: London to Winchester 1
Celia Fiennes Hampshire and the Isle of Wight 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
Little Somborne 0 1
Leckford 0 2
Longstock 0 2
Test Valley 0 1
Houghton 0 3
Kings Somborne 0 5
Chilbolton 0 2
Ashley 0 2
Wherwell 1 3
Broughton 1 2
Bossington 0 2
Crawley 0 2
Pittleworth 0 2
Crown Farm 0 2
Goodworth Clatford 0 2
Upper Eldon 0 2
Sparsholt 0 2
Upper Clatford 0 4
Queenwood 0 2
Nether Wallop 1 3