Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Herne parish Bartholomew
HERNE a village, a parish, and a sub-district Imperial
Herne Bay watering-place Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Beltinge hamlet Bartholomew
BELTINGE a hamlet Imperial
Broomfield hamlet Bartholomew
HAMPTON a hamlet Imperial
Hampton on Sea hamlet Bartholomew
Haw hamlet Bartholomew
HAW, or How a hamlet Imperial
Herne Common tract Bartholomew
Hunter's Fostal hamlet Bartholomew
STROOD a hamlet Imperial
Stroud Park seat Bartholomew
Thornden hamlet Bartholomew
THORNDEN 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 Herne Bay 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.
George Head Visiting Mull 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
Bleangate 0 2
Hampton 0 3
Reculver 4 2
Hoath 0 2
Chislet 0 2
Swalecliffe 1 2
Sturry 0 2
Westbere 0 2
Grove Ferry 0 2
Preston By Wingham 0 4
Stodmarsh 0 2
Wickhambreaux 0 2
Hackington 1 3
Fordwich 4 2
Sarre 5 2
St Nicholas At Wade 0 2
Whitstable 3 3
Stourmouth 2 2
Blean 0 2
Downhamford 0 2