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Newton Valence, Hampshire

Historical Description

Newton Valence, a village and a parish in Hants. The village stands 5 miles S of Alton station on the L. & S.W.R. Post town, Alton. The parish contains also the hamlet of Noar Hill, and comprises 2258 acres; population, 291. The manor, with Newton Valence House, belongs to the Chawner family. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £512 with residence. The church has an embattled tower, and has been restored.

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 parishNewton-Valence St. Thomas à Becket 
Poor Law unionAlton 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Villages, Hamlets, &c

Noah Hill

Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictEast Hampshire
RegionSouth East
Postal districtGU34
Post TownAlton