Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Winchmore Hill ecclesiastical district 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 Winchmore Hill 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.
Thomas Pennant Enfield to London 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
Bush Hill 0 2
Palmers Green 0 2
Enfield Chase 1 1
Enfield 21 2
Southgate 0 2
Lower Edmonton 0 1
Edmonton 4 3
Bounds Green 0 1
New Southgate 0 2
Trent 0 3
Ponders End 0 2
Clay Hill 0 1
Wood Green 0 2
East Barnet 0 3
Noel Park 0 1
Friern Barnet 1 3
Colney Hatch 1 2
Tottenham 6 3
Alexandra Park 0 1
Bruce Grove 0 1