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Weeke or Wyke, Hampshire

Historical Description

Weeke or Wyke, a parish in Hants, partly within Winchester city, and containing Winchester station on The L. & S.W.R., and Winchester workhouse. Post town, Winchester. Acreage, 1093; population, 2549. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester; net value, £200. Patron, the Bishop of Winchester. The church is Norman. St Paul's chapel of ease was erected in 1889.

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 parishWeek St. Mary 
Poor Law unionWinchester 

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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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