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Durley, Hampshire

Historical Description

Durley, a parish in Hants, 3½ miles W of Bishops Waltham station on the L. & S.W.R. It includes the tithing of Mincingfield, and its post town is Bishops Waltham (S.O.) Acreage, 2497; population, 456. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; value, £200 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is old but good and very interesting.

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 parishUpham 
HundredBishops Waltham 
Poor Law unionDroxford 

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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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RegionSouth East
Postal districtSO32
Post TownSouthampton