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Blackwater (Yateley), Hampshire

Historical Description

Blackwater, a village in Yateley parish, on the NE border of Hants, on the Blackwater river, adjacent to the Reading branch of the S.E.R. It has a station on the railway, 54 miles from London, a post, money order, and telegraph office (S.O.), and a Baptist chapel. Sandhurst and Wellington colleges are in the vicinity.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyHampshire 
Civil parishYately 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Blackwater (Yateley) from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Hampshire (County Southampton) is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Hampshire, 1530, 1575, & 1622-34 is available to view on the Heraldry page.