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Hinton Admiral, Hampshire

Historical Description

Hinton Admiral, a hamlet and a chapelry in Christchurch parish, Hants. -The hamlet lies 2 miles N of Christchurch Bay, and has a station on the L. & S.W.R., 100 miles from London. The chapelry includes the hamlet, but does not seem to have definite limits. Post town, Christchurch. Population of the ecclesiastical district, 300. Hinton Admiral is the chief residence. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Winchester; gross value,, £200 with residence. The church is a brick building with stone dressings, was restored in 1875, and enlarged in 1883.

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 parishChristchurch 
Poor Law unionChristchurch 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Visitations Heraldic

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