Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Wishford (or Great Wishford) parish and village 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 Great Wishford 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 Aug. 31st Aug to Sept. 4th, 1826: Salisbury to Highworth 2

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
Groveley Wood 0 2
South Newton 0 3
Little Langford 1 2
Stapleford 5 2
Barford St Martin 0 2
Branch and Dole 0 2
Ditchampton 0 2
Burcombe 0 2
Baverstock 0 2
Fugglestone St Peter 0 2
Bulbridge 0 2
Steeple Langford 6 3
Wilton 10 3
Woodford 0 2
Berwick St James 1 2
Quidhampton 0 1
Underditch 0 2
Bemerton 0 2
Dinton 0 2
Yarnbury 0 2