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Cosham, Hampshire

Historical Description

Cosham, a village in the parishes of Widley and Wymering, Hants, with a station on the L. & S.W.R., 70 miles from London, and 4 NNE of Portsmouth. It is a neat place, and has an inn, a post, money order, and telegraph office (R.S.O.), and a Baptist chapel.

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Cosham are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Hampshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

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

CountyCity of Portsmouth
RegionSouth East
Postal districtPO6
Post TownPortsmouth