Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

Place Type of entry Source
Carshalton parish and village with railway station Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Hackbridge hamlet with railway station Bartholomew
HACKBRIDGE a hamlet Imperial
Woodcote, Little hamlet Bartholomew
Wrythe, The village 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 Carshalton 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.
Daniel Defoe Letter 2, Part 3: Hampshire and Surrey 2
William Camden Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 8, Part 3: South and West Yorkshire 1
Daniel Defoe Letter 9: Eastern Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland 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
Wallington 0 3
Benhilton 0 1
Hackbridge 0 2
Sutton 5 2
Beddington 5 2
Belmont 0 1
Cheam 0 2
Morden 1 2
Mitcham 1 2
Nonsuch Park 0 2
Cuddington 2 2
Woodmansterne 0 2
Thornton Heath 0 2
Purley 0 2
Merton 4 4
Croham 0 2
Croydon 25 4
Coulsdon 0 2
Norbury 0 1
Nork 0 2