In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Northam like this:
Northam, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Southampton St Mary par., Hants, within Southampton borough, pop. 4178; P.O., T.O.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Northam, in Southampton and Hampshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
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