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Horndean, Hampshire

Historical Description

Horadean, a village on the W border of Hants, on the edge of Bereforest, 3 miles WNW of Rowlands Castle station on the L. & S.W.R., and 4 N by W of Havant. It gives an alternative name to Catherington district, and has a post, money order, and telegraph office.

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 parishCatherington 
Poor Law unionCatherington 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Horndean from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Horndean 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.

DistrictEast Hampshire
RegionSouth East
Postal districtPO8
Post TownWaterlooville