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Yaverland, Isle of Wight

Historical Description

Yaverland, a parish in the Isle of Wight, on Sandown Bay, 2 miles from Sandown station on the Isle of Wight railway, and 8 miles ESE of Newport. Post town, Brading. Acreage, 818; population, 94. The living is a rectory in diocese of Winchester; net value, £110 with residence. The church is an ancient edifice of Brittany stone in the Norman style, and was thoroughly restored and enlarged in 1889. A beautiful reredos of alabaster and mosaics was added.

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 
LibertyEast Medina 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Visitations Heraldic

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CountyIsle of Wight
RegionSouth East
Postal districtPO36
Post TownSandown