Pigot's 1831 Topography and Gazetteer of England (Vol. 1)


Cat No.:   GB0855:

Note: although this book is dated 1831, it is more likely to have been published between 1837 (when Pigot moved to 9 Fleet Street London) and 1840.

A superb and very rare pocket topography and gazetteer of the following English counties;

Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, Devonshire, Dorsetshire, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire, Kent, Middlesex, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somersetshire, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex and Wiltshire.

Includes historical and statistical descriptions, distance, parochial and population tables, descriptive accounts of Market and Fair towns, parishes, townships, chapelries, hamlets, tythings etc.

There is also a lovely map for each county and lots of beautiful vignetted illustrations of cathedrals and churches.

This book was kindly loaned to the Project by the London Borough of Barnet Archives.

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