Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
West Wittering Bartholomew
Wittering, West coastal parish and village Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Cakeham manor Bartholomew
CAKEHAM a manor 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 West Wittering 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 Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex 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
Cakeham 0 2
West Itchenor 0 2
East Wittering 1 2
Manhood 0 2
West Thorney 0 2
Birdham 0 2
Earnley 0 2
Almodington 0 2
Chidham 0 2
Bosham 6 3
Sidlesham 0 2
South Hayling 1 5
Appledram 1 2
North Hayling 0 2
Bosmere 0 2
Southbourne 0 1
Donnington 7 2
Emsworth 0 2
Westbourne 2 3
Hunston 1 2