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Chilton Candover, Hampshire

Historical Description

Candover-Chilton or Chilton-Candover, a parish in Hants, 5 miles N of New Alresford railway station, and 9½ NE of Winchester. Post town, Alresford; telegraph office, Preston-Candover. Acreage, 1451; population of the civil parish,-116; of the ecclesiastical, 348. The property all belongs to Lord Ashburton. The living is a rectory, annexed to the rectory of Brown-Candover, in the diocese of Winchester.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishChilton Candover St. Nicholas 
Poor Law unionAlresford 

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

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictBasingstoke and Deane
RegionSouth East
Postal districtSO24
Post TownAlresford