Bursledon, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bursledon and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

More Research Of One Of The Houseboats In The Photo.

With reference to the Polish Motor Torpedo Boat houseboat in the photo ('Hippocampus/S-8/HMTB 427'), I have done some more research using the local Electoral Register (held in Winchester) and found out the following: The original owner in June 1949 was Mr. Alan Aitcheson and the boat was in ...Read full memory

A memory of Bursledon by Tim Deacon

Bursledon Bridge

This picture is of the two Bursledon bridges over the River Hamble - the A27 road bridge in the foreground and the rail bridge behind it. Sarisbury Green is further up to the right on the A27 at the top of the hill. The photo is taken from the Bursledon side of the river loooking over towards Swanwick Shore, Lower Swanwick.

A memory of Bursledon by Roger Pols

1958/9 In Patient

We lived in Winchester at the time . I remember being at this hospital as a small child around 1958/9 Suspect of TB . My father had been convalescing from TB and when he was able, he would visit me , I don't remember my mother coming, but I guess she had to see to my two other sisters. For some reason I can remember a room ...Read full memory

A memory of Bursledon by jacki.lloyd