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South Tidworth, Hampshire

Historical Description

Tidworth, South, a parish, with Hampshire Cross hamlet, in Hants, 1 mile SSE of North Tidworth, and 3 miles from Ludgershall station on the M. & S.W. Joint railway. Acreage, 2302; population, 258. Tidworth House is the chief residence. The kennels of the Tidworth Hunt are in this parish. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £370 with residence. The church is a handsome stone building in the Early English style, and was erected in 1880.

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 parishSouth Tidworth St. Mary 
Poor Law unionAndover 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for South Tidworth from the following:

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

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Hampshire newspapers online:

Villages, Hamlets, &c

Hampshire Cross

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Hampshire, 1530, 1575, & 1622-34 is available to view on the Heraldry page.

RegionSouth West
Postal districtSP9
Post TownTidworth