Descriptive gazetteer entries

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

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

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

Place Type of entry Source
Howbury place Bartholomew
Northend hamlet Bartholomew
NORTHEND a hamlet Imperial
Perry Street hamlet Bartholomew
PERRY-STREET a hamlet Imperial
Slade Green hamlet Bartholomew
SLADE-GREEN a hamlet Imperial

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 Crayford 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 Camden Kent 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
Bexley 18 2
Dartford 11 2
Slade Green 0 2
Bexleyheath 0 2
Erith 2 2
Wilmington 1 2
North Cray 2 2
Lessness 0 2
Lamorbey 0 3
Belvedere 0 2
Welling 0 2
Hawley 0 1
Ruxley 0 3
Sutton At Hone 0 3
East Wickham 0 2
Foots Cray 3 3
Abbey Wood 0 2
Halfway Street 0 2
Sidcup 0 2
Stone 0 2