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Shalden, Hampshire

Historical Description

Shalden, a parish in Hants, 3 miles NW of Alton station on the L. & S.W.R. It has a post office under Alton; money order and telegraph office, Alton. Acreage, 1534; population, 175. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; net value, £200 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church was rebuilt in 1865.

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 parishShalden St. Peter and St. Paul 
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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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictEast Hampshire
RegionSouth East
Postal districtGU34
Post TownAlton