Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Wickham

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

Wickham

Primary tabs

"WICKHAM, a parish in the hundred of Titchfield, county Hants, 3 miles N. of Fareham, and 4 S.E. of Bishop's Waltham. The village is situated on the road from London to Gosport, near the river Meon. The parish includes part of the hamlet of Crockerhill, and the extra-parochial liberty of Wickham Forest, or Mellishes Bottom. Courts leet and baron are held annually by William Garnier, Esq., who is lord of the manor. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Winchester, value £600. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas. The Wesleyans have a chapel, and there is a mixed National school. William of Wykeham was born here in 1324, and Dr. Joseph Warton, the poet, died rector in 1800. A fair is held on the 20th of May. "

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

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Wickham area or see them printed on a map.

topup

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Wickham which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Wickham to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.

topup

Historical Geography

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

topup

History

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.