Upham  Hampshire


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

UPHAM, a parish, with a village, in Droxford district, Hants; 2½ miles NNW of Bishops-Waltham r. station. It has a post-office under Southampton. Acres, 2,852. Real property, £2,705. Pop., 589. Houses, 132. The property is much subdivided. Relics of a Roman villa were found in 1849. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £420.* Patron, the Bishop of W. The church is in mixed architecture and good. There are a Methodist chapel and a national school. Dr. Young, author of "Night Thoughts," was a native.

Upham through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 13th April 2024

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