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Hook with Warsash, Hampshire

Historical Description

Hook-with-Warsash, an ecclesiastical parish, situated on the shore of Southampton Water, in Hants, 5 miles from Fareham station, and 3 from Swanwick station on the L. & S.W.B. Post town, Fareham. Population, 1001, owing to part of the parish being cut off to form the new parish of Lock's Heath. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; value, £220 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Winchester. The church, built in 1871, is a stone building in the Early English style.

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

Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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