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Itchin or lichen, Hampshire

Historical Description

Itchin or lichen, a village in Hants, at the river Itchin's mouth, 1 mile E of Southampton. It is thought by some writers to have been the place where Edward the Elder in 907 made his treaty with the Danes.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyHampshire 
Poor Law unionSouth Stoneham 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Itchin or lichen 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.