Britton, John (17711857)

Britton, John, topographer and antiquary, born in Wiltshire in humble position; author of “Beauties of Wiltshire,” instalment of a work embracing all the counties of England and Wales; his principal works, and works of value, are “Antiquities of Great Britain” and “Cathedral Antiquities of England”; his chief work is 14 volumes; the “Antiquities in Normandy” did much to create an interest in antiquarian subjects (17711857).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Brittany * Brixton
Britannia
Britannia Tubular Bridge
Britannicus
British Aristides
British Association
British Columbia
British Lion
British Museum
Britomart
Brittany
Britton, John
Brixton
Broad Arrow
Broad Bottom Ministry
Broad Church
Broads, The Norfolk
Brob`dingnag
Broca, Paul
Brochant de Villiers
Brochs
Brocken