Cosham  Hampshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Cosham like this:

COSHAM, a village in the parishes of Widley and Wymering, Hants; adjacent to the junction of the South Coast and Southwestern railways, 4 miles NNE of Portsmouth. It is a neat place; and has an inn, a post office‡ under Portsmouth, and a railway station.

Cosham through time

Cosham is now part of Portsmouth district. Click here for graphs and data of how Portsmouth has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Cosham itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cosham, in Portsmouth and Hampshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th January 2022

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