Hartley Wintney  Hampshire


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

HARTLEY-WINTNEY, a village, a parish, a sub-district, and a district in Hants. The village stands 2½ miles NW of Winchfield r. station, and 3¼ NE by N of Odiham. The parish contains also the hamlet of HartfordBridge, which has a post office under Winchfield. Acres, 2, 405. Real property, £5, 554. ...

Pop. in 1851, 1, 582; in 1861, 1, 746. Houses, 346. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £108. * Patron, Lady St. John Mildmay. The old church is ancient, of various dates; and the new one, in the decorated style, was founded in 1869. There are a Baptist chapel, a workhouse, and charities £11. A Cistertian nunnery was at HartleyBridge.—The sub-district contains also the parishes of Winchfield, Elvetham, Eversley, Heckfield, and Rotherwick. Acres, 19, 993. Pop., 4, 965. Houses, 1, 035. -The district comprehends also the sub-district of Odiham, containing the parishes of Odiham, Dogmersfield, Crondall, South Warnborongh, and Greywell. Acres of the district, 42, 051. Poor rates in 1863, £6, 883. Pop. in 1851, 11, 223; in 1861, 11, 480. Houses, 2, 386. Marriages in 1862, 48; births, 385, -of which 27 were illegitimate; deaths, 207, -of which 54 were at ages under 5 years, and 9 at ages above 85. Marriages in the ten years 1851-60, 695. births, 3, 710; deaths, 2, 187. The places of worship, in 1851, were 14 of the Church of England, with 3, 074 sittings; 5 of Independents, with 824 s.; 6 of Baptists, with 836 s.; and 1 of Bible Christians, with 130 s. The schools were 23 public day schools, with 1, 493 scholars; 15 private day schools, with 318 s; and 15 Sunday schools, with 880 s.

Hartley Wintney through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th July 2024

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