Andover, Whitchurch & The Hampshire Downs 1898 - England Sheet 283
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This Inch to the Mile map covers the area around and to the north of Andover. Coverage stretches from North Tidworth eastward to Overton, and from Abbots Ann northward to Highclere. On the reverse is a detailed map of Weyhill, the historic market site where part of the Mayor of Casterbridge is set. The one-inch map covers part of NW Hampshire with a small portion of Wiltshire. Railway information includes the Hurstbourne & Fullerton; Didcot, Newbury & Winchester; and Midland & South Western Junction railways.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or parishes that are included on this map:
Hampshire: Abbots Ann, Andover, Appleshaw, Ashmansworth, Crux Easton, Eccinswell, Faccombe, Foxcott, Freefolk, Fyfield, Highclere, Hurstbourne Priors, Hurstbourne Tarrant, Kimpton, Kingsclere, Knights Enham, Linkenholt, Litchfield, Longparish, Monxton, Overton, Penton Mewsey, Quarley, St Mary Bourne, Sydmonton, Tangley, Thruxton, Tufton, Upper Clatford, Vernham's Dean, Weyhill, Whitchurch, Woodcott.
Wiltshire: Chute, Collingbourne Ducis, Collingbourne Kingston, East Grafton, Ludgershall, North Tidworth, Tidcombe.
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