Hide

Farringdon

hide
Hide

"FARRINGDON, a parish in the upper half of the hundred of Selborne, Alton division of county Hants, 3 miles S. of Alton, its post town, and 8 N.W. of Petersfield. The nearest railway station is Alton, on the London and South-Western line. The village is compactly built, with an open area in the centre. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Winchester, value £476, in the patronage of the trustees of the late Edward Hall, Esq. The church is a small edifice dedicated to All Saints. There are small charities of about £1 per annum. The Wesleyans have a chapel. Edward Knight, Esq., is lord of the manor. "

[From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) - transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

Hide
topup

Churches

topup

Description & Travel

You can see pictures of Farringdon which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

topup

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Farringdon has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

topup

History

topup

Maps

    You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SU700352 (Lat/Lon: 51.112143, -1.00203), Farringdon which are provided by:

    topup

    Societies

    You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.