Rowner  Hampshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Rowner like this:

ROWNER, a parish in Fareham district, Hants; on the G sport and Salisbury railway, near Portsmouth harbour, 2½ miles N W of Gosport. Post-town, Fareham. Acres, 1, 191. Real property, £1, 660. Pop., 147. Houses, 28. The property is divided among a few. Amineral spring and remains of an old priory are near thechurch. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £399.* Patron, the Rev. E. Henville. The church is ancient but good.

Rowner through time

Rowner is now part of Gosport district. Click here for graphs and data of how Gosport has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Rowner itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Rowner, in Gosport and Hampshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th June 2024

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