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Crookham, Hampshire

Historical Description

Crookham, a tithing and a chapelry in Crondall parish, Hants. The tithing lies on the Basingstoke Canal, 2 miles SE of Fleet station on the L. & S.W.R., and 4 ENE of Odiham, and has a post and money order office under Winchfield; telegraph office, Church Crookham. The chapelry is, more extensive than the tithing, and was constituted in 1841. Population, 1069. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; value, £228 with residence. Patron, the Vicar of Crondall. The church is good, and was enlarged in 1877.

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 parishCrondall 
Poor Law unionHartley-Wintney 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Crookham 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.

CountyWest Berkshire
RegionSouth East
Postal districtRG7
Post TownReading