Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Barnet Fryern parish Bartholomew
Fryern Barnet parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Colney Hatch hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
COLNEY-HATCH a hamlet Imperial
Woodside Park railway station and seat 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 Friern Barnet 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 St Albans 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
Colney Hatch 1 2
Whetstone 3 2
New Southgate 0 2
Woodside Park 0 1
East Barnet 0 3
Southgate 0 2
Bounds Green 0 1
Totteridge 1 2
New Barnet 0 1
Finchley 2 2
Palmers Green 0 2
Muswell Hill 1 2
Alexandra Park 0 1
Church End 0 2
Wood Green 0 2
Barnet 23 6
Winchmore Hill 1 2
Trent 0 3
Mill Hill 0 2
Hornsey 1 2