Work in progress

This volume will describe the parishes to the south of Basingstoke that formed the part of medieval Hundred of Basingstoke, excluding the former parishes of  Chineham, Eastrop and Worting which are now within the urban area of Basingstoke. These parishes will be included in VCH Hampshire 'New Series' vol. I.

This area was first described by the Victoria County History in Hampshire vol. IV

Places to be covered in this volume (note that drafts of the parishes in bold are available in part below):

  • Cliddesden*
  • Dummer
  • Farleigh Wallop*
  • Hatch* (after the 14th century part of both Cliddesden and Farleigh Wallop parishes)
  • Herriard
  • Mapledurwell*
  • Nately Scures
  • Newnham
  • Old Basing
  • Steventon
  • Tunworth
  • Up Nately and Andwell
  • Upton Grey
  • Winslade with Kempshott

* Three VCH Shorts, from the parishes to be included in this volume have been published: Mapledurwell, Steventon and Cliddesden, Hatch and Farleigh Wallop.

Comments on these draft texts should be sent to Dr Jean Morrin.


Dummer, Economic History (by Jennie Butler and Sue Lane)PDF1.58 MB
Dummer, Social History (by Jennie Butler and Sue Lane)PDF614.12 KB
Dummer, Religious History (by Sue Lane)PDF1.34 MB
Dummer, Local Government (by Sue Lane)PDF131.96 KB


Herriard - Landownership by Gordon McKelviePDF256.86 KB
Herriard - Religious History by Gordon McKelviePDF270.9 KB

Nately Scures

Nately Scures - Introduction, by John Hare and Stan WaightPDF1.06 MB
Nately Scures - Landownership by Gordon McKelviePDF537.95 KB
Nately Scures - Religious History by Gordon McKelvie, St Swithin's Church by John HarePDF712.52 KB


Newnham - Introduction by Stan Waight and John HarePDF1.24 MB
Newnham - Landownership by Gordon McKelviePDF196.81 KB
Newnham - Social History by Jennie Butler, John Hare and Stan WaightPDF688.72 KB

Old Basing

Old Basing - Landownership by Alex CravenPDF488.36 KB
Old Basing - Religious History by Alex CravenPDF448.92 KB
Old Basing - Congregationalists by Roger OttewillPDF642.19 KB


Tunworth - Landownership by Gordon McKelviePDF155.77 KB

Up Nately and Andwell

Up Nately and Andwell - Introduction by John Hare and Stan WaightPDF851.92 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Landownership by John Hare and Stan WaightPDF83.95 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Economic History by John Hare, Stan Waight and Jean MorrinPDF1023.94 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Education by Stan WaightPDF146.68 KB

Upton Grey

Upton Grey (Medieval) Landownership - by Beth HartlandPDF731.19 KB
Upton Grey - Built Character (Domestic Buildings) by Trevor HartPDF341.56 KB
Upton Grey - Social History: Education by Jennie ButlerPDF116.6 KB
Upton Grey - Charities and Poor Relief by Trevor HartPDF491.49 KB

Winslade with Kempshott

Winslade with Kempshott - Landownership by Dan SpencerPDF415.96 KB