Throughout history, there have been many British women poets who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female poets such as Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, Emily Brontë, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Anne Bradstreet.
George EliotGeorge Eliot
(Author and Novelist)

22 November 1819

British

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
(Novelist)

30 July 1818

British

Elizabeth Barrett BrowningElizabeth Barrett Browning
(Poet)

06 March 1806

British

Carol Ann DuffyCarol Ann Duffy

23 December 1955

British

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
(Playwright)

10 July 1640

British

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
(Poet)

20 March 1612

British

Caroline NortonCaroline Norton
(Author)

22 March 1808

British

Charlotte BronteCharlotte Bronte
(Novelist)

21 April 1816

British

Amy LevyAmy Levy
(Poet, Novelist, Essayist)

10 November 1861

British

Christina RossettiChristina Rossetti
(Poet, Writer, Hymnwriter)

05 December 1830

British

Vera BrittainVera Brittain
(Nurse, Writer, Poet, Novelist, Feminist, Pacifist, Journalist)

29 December 1893

British

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
(Writer, Translator, Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, Poet)

13 June 1893

British

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Frieda HughesFrieda Hughes
(Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer)

01 April 1960

British

Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
(Poet, Writer, Novelist)

13 November 1785

British

Emilia LanierEmilia Lanier
(writer, poet)

1569 AD

British

Diana VickersDiana Vickers
(Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter, Stage actor, Film actor)

30 July 1991

British

Elizabeth SiddalElizabeth Siddal
(Painter, Poet, Art model, Visual artist, Model)

25 July 1829

British

Anne AskewAnne Askew
(poet)

1521 AD

British

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Stevie SmithStevie Smith
(Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer)

20 September 1902

British

Hannah MoreHannah More
(Writer, Poet, Essayist)

02 February 1745

British

Mary AstellMary Astell
(Writer, Philosopher, Feminist)

12 November 1666

British

Anna SewardAnna Seward
(Writer, Poet, Literary critic)

12 December 1747

British

Adelaide Anne ProcterAdelaide Anne Procter
(Writer, Poet)

30 October 1825

British

Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of BlessingtonMarguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
(Poet, Writer)

01 September 1789

British

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Adela Florence NicolsonAdela Florence Nicolson
(Poet, Author, Writer)

09 April 1865

Indian,British

Eliza CookEliza Cook
(Journalist, Poet, Editor)

24 December 1818

British

Anna WickhamAnna Wickham
(Poet)

1884 AD

British

Anne GrantAnne Grant
(Poet, Historian)

21 February 1755

British

Christina Georgina RossettiChristina Georgina Rossetti

05 December 1830

British

Anna Letitia BarbauldAnna Letitia Barbauld

20 June 1743

Liechtensteiner,British