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Hampshire History Resources Guide and Online Library

In time for Halloween Oct 2019 -November 2019 New and improved Hampshire History Resources Guide, currently circa 500 entries and growing. 

We are improving our technology with a view to making available more data and interactive content on Hampshire History. It is all part of a work in progress and here we are looking to reference a wide variety of resources not just on Hampshire overall but as specific as the place names in our Hampshire History Gazetteer, Historic Periods, Family Names, Posts and Data Projects. This is  a BETA release so we welcome feedback and additions. We will provide a form so you can make suggestions which we can then curate and add, as appropriate.

 

 

 

Title:Barton Stacey History Group

Result No:1

Place NameBarton Stacey

Description:

Super local history society looking at all aspects of their history. Includes a timeline and a map.

Type:

Online

Title:See Milton

Result No:2

Place NameBashley

Title:Basing House

Result No:3

Place NameBasing

Description:

A great open air museum that tells the history of this Tudor house and reveals the brutality of the English Civil War. The Great Barn is not to be missed.

Type:

Museum

Title:See Basingstoke

Result No:4

Place NameBasing

Title:Basingstoke Archaeological and Historical Society

Result No:5

Place NameBasingstoke

Description:

A superb society with an active and engaging site. They are actively involved in archaeological projects and hold regular meetings and tours.

Type:

Online

Title:Beaulieu History Society

Result No:6

Place NameBeaulieu

Description:

Super local history society including a list of publications and talks about the local area.

Type:

Online

Title:See Ecchinswell

Result No:7

Place NameBishops Green

Title:See Alresford

Result No:8

Place NameBishops Sutton

Title:Bishops Waltham Palace

Result No:9

Place NameBishops Waltham

Description:

English Heritage site free entry and great history. Scramble among the ruins to bring history to life. The town is just a step across the road and has a lovely church to explore.

Type:

Museum

Title:Bishops Waltham Society

Result No:10

Place NameBishops Waltham

Description:

Super local history society with masses of useful history on the area and several projects on the boil. Active and engaging.

Type:

Local history society

Title:Community Project

Result No:11

Place NameBitterne

Description:

Nice community history project. Active and engaging

Type:

Online

Title:See Selborne

Result No:12

Place NameBlackmoor

Title:Botley, Curdridge and Durley History Society

Result No:13

Place NameBotley

Description:

An active group with some nice photos of the area on the village community site. They have some publications and a DVD of the history of the area.

Result No:14

Place NameBowyers Common

Description:

OS Map References

Title:Breamore House and Countryside Museum

Result No:15

Place NameBreamore

Description:

Beautiful Elizabethen Breamore House now used for events can still be visited but you need to check for opening times.

Type:

House and Museum

Title:New Forest Explorers Guide

Result No:16

Place NameBrockenhurst

Description:

Part of the New Forest guide that allows you to explore all the fascinating villages in the New Forest.

Type:

Online guide

Title:British History Online

Result No:17

Place NameBrown Candover

Type:

Online

Title:Bucklers Hard Museum

Result No:18

Place NameBucklers Hard

Description:

Living history museum gives a great insight into the C18th ship building village in the New Forest area

Type:

Museum

Title:British History Online

Result No:19

Place NameBullington

Type:

Online

Title:British History Online

Result No:20

Place NameBurghclere

Type:

Online

Title:Bursledon Windmill

Result No:21

Place NameBursledon

Description:

Hampshire's only working windmill is a fun place to visit and a rare bit of industrial history in Hampshire.

Type:

Museum

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