Parks

Norden's Hampshire 1607

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Parks Parks, on Norden's map, are shown by a fence of palings in a ring, for example there are several around Basingstoke. A 'park' is a formal arrangement, a privelege granted by the Crown, and many of the parks shown on early maps were emparked in the 12th-14th century. Parks on Norden's map are listed below.

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'modern' name (parish; ngr) = old name (hundred) if given

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Beaurepaire Park (Sherborne St John parish; SU6358) = Barne pk (Basingestoke extra Hundred)
Bedhampton Park (Havant parish; SU7008?)
Bishops Waltham Park? (Bishops Waltham parish)
Bramshill Park (Bramshill parish; SU7559)
Clare Park (Crondall parish; SU8047)
Compton Park (Kings Somborne parish; SU3429)
Dogmersfield Park? (Dogmersfield parish)
East Meon Park? (Eastmeon parish)
Elvetham Park (Hartley Wintney parish)
Fareham Park (Fareham parish)
Farleigh Park (Farleigh Wallop parish; SU6246)
Freemantle Park (Hannington parish) = Freemantle Pk. (Kinges Clere Hundred)
Note in Camden's Britannia
Grove Place Park? (Nursling and Rownhams parish; SU3616?) = Groveplace (Redbridg Hundred)
Hackwood Park (Winslade parish; SU6549)
Hale Park (Hale parish; SU1818)
Hambledon Park? (Hambledon parish)
Highclere Park (Highclere parish; SU4459)
Hursley Park (Hursley parish; SU4225)
Hurstbourne Park (Hurstbourne Priors parish; SU4447)
Marwell Park (Owslebury parish) = Marwell (Fawley Hundred)
New Park (Brockenhurst parish) = Park (Newforrest Hundred)
New Park (Old Basing parish; SU6651)
Odiham Park (Odiham parish)
Paultons Park (Copythorne parish; SU3116)
Prewett Park (Sherborne St John parish; SU6153?) = Provetpk (Basingestoke extra Hundred)
Pylewell Park (Boldre parish; SZ3596) = Park House (Newforrest Hundred)
Rotherfield Park (East Tisted parish; SU6932)
Rotherfield Park (East Tisted parish; SU6932) = Rotherfeild (Alton Hundred)
Silchester Park (Silchester parish)
Southwick Park (Southwick and Widley parish)
Titchfield Park (Fareham parish; SU5307)
Vyne Park (Sherborne St John parish; SU6356)
Note in Camden's Britannia
Warblington Park (Havant parish; SU7205) = Warblington Park (Portesdowne Hundred)
West Park (Rockbourne parish; SU1116)
References
Bilikowski, K: 1983: Historic Parks and Gardens: Hampshire CC (Planning Dept):: ISBN 0 900908 79 3

Prosser, G F: 1833: select Illustrations of Hampshire ... Seats of the Nobility and Gentry; Gentlemen's seats in Hampshire: Arch, J and A (London)

Shirley, Evelyn P: 1867: Some Account of English Deer Parks: John Murray



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