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 vols. III and IV

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

  • Cliddesden*
  • Dummer*
  • Ellisfield
  • 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

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

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


Ellisfield, Landownership by Dr Gabrielle Storey PDF 274.69 KB
Ellisfield, Religious History, by Dr Gabrielle Storey PDF 1.54 MB


Herriard - Introduction: Landscape, Settlement and Boundaries, by Alex Craven PDF 361.86 KB
Herriard - Landownership, by Gordon McKelvie PDF 256.86 KB
Herriard - Economic History, by Alex Craven PDF 474.94 KB
Herriard - Religious History, by Gordon McKelvie PDF 270.9 KB

Nately Scures

Nately Scures - Introduction, by John Hare and Stan Waight PDF 1.06 MB
Nately Scures - Landownership by Gordon McKelvie PDF 537.95 KB
Nately Scures - Religious History by Gordon McKelvie, St Swithin's Church by John Hare PDF 712.52 KB


Newnham - Introduction by Stan Waight and John Hare PDF 1.24 MB
Newnham - Landownership by Gordon McKelvie PDF 196.81 KB
Newnham - Social History by Jennie Butler, John Hare and Stan Waight PDF 688.72 KB

Old Basing

Old Basing - Landownership by Alex Craven PDF 488.36 KB
Old Basing - Religious History by Alex Craven PDF 448.92 KB
Old Basing - Congregationalists by Roger Ottewill PDF 642.19 KB


Tunworth - Landownership by Gordon McKelvie PDF 155.77 KB

Up Nately and Andwell

Up Nately and Andwell - Introduction by John Hare and Stan Waight PDF 851.92 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Landownership by John Hare and Stan Waight PDF 83.95 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Economic History by John Hare, Stan Waight and Jean Morrin PDF 1023.94 KB
Up Nately and Andwell - Education by Stan Waight PDF 146.68 KB

Upton Grey

Upton Grey (Medieval) Landownership - by Beth Hartland PDF 731.19 KB
Upton Grey - Built Character (Domestic Buildings) by Trevor Hart PDF 341.56 KB
Upton Grey - Social History: Education by Jennie Butler PDF 116.6 KB
Upton Grey - Charities and Poor Relief by Trevor Hart PDF 491.49 KB

Winslade with Kempshott

Winslade with Kempshott - Landownership by Dan Spencer PDF 415.96 KB