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Redhill, Hampshire

Historical Description

Redhill, an ecclesiastical parish in Havant and Warblington civil parishes, Hants, on Langston Harbour, at the bridge to Hayling Island, 2¼ miles N of Havant station on the L. & S.W.R. It was constituted in 1840, and its post town is Havant. Population, 596. It sends two members to the parish council of Havant. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £180 with residence. Patron, alternately the Rector of Havant and the Kector of Warblington. The church was built in 1838.

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 
Poor Law unionHavant 

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Redhill from the following:

Land and Property

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


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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.

DistrictReigate and Banstead
RegionSouth East
Postal districtRH1
Post TownRedhill