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Quarley, Hampshire

Historical Description

Quarley, a parish in Hants, 6 miles W by S of And over, and 3 from Grateley station on the L. & S.W.R. Post town, Andover; money order office, Amport; telegraph office, Grateley railway station. Acreage, 1691; population, 148. The property belongs to the Marquis of Winchester. Qnarley Hill commands a very extensive and cliarming view, and is crowned with an irregular, four-ditched, ancient camp, measuring 210, 240, and 290 paces along three sides. There are also tumuli and other antiquities. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; net value, £180 with residence. Patron, St Katharine's Hospital, London. The church is very ancient, and was restored in 1882.

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 parishQuarley St. Michael 
Poor Law unionAndover 

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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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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictTest Valley
RegionSouth East
Postal districtSP11
Post TownAndover