Beauworth

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Beauworth
Beauworth.jpg
Thatched cottages in Beauworth
Beauworth is located in Hampshire
Beauworth
Beauworth
Location within Hampshire
Population40 [1]
OS grid referenceSU5765226068
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townALRESFORD
Postcode districtSO24
Dialling code01962 771
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire and Isle of Wight
AmbulanceSouth Central
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
51°01′52″N 1°10′45″W / 51.031092°N 1.179241°W / 51.031092; -1.179241Coordinates: 51°01′52″N 1°10′45″W / 51.031092°N 1.179241°W / 51.031092; -1.179241

Beauworth (/ˈbjwərθ/) is a village and civil parish in the City of Winchester district of Hampshire, England, about eight miles east of Winchester. As of 2013, Beauworth has a small population of 97. It is in the civil parish of Cheriton.

On Sunday afternoon 30 June 1833, four boys playing on a small piece of pasture land discovered what became known as the Beauworth Hoard.The Beauworth Hoard is believed to be linked to the very powerful Walkelin.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Census data
  2. ^ Hampshire Field Club and Archeological Society, Papers and Proceedings. Vol.VII, Part I. Printed 1914. H.M. Gilbert and Son, 24 Above Bar, Southampton and at Winchester. Page 52.

External links[edit]

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