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Over Wallop, Hampshire

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Over Wallop, Hampshire

Over Wallop is a small village and civil parish in the Test Valley district of Hampshire, England. The village lies approximately 5.1 miles north-west from Stockbridge, just off the Hampshire-Wiltshire border. The Parish of Over Wallop is in the Diocese of Winchester. It is part of The Wallops: Nether, Middle and Over. The name derives from waella (stream) and hop (valley) or 'the valley of springing water'.
DistrictTest Valley
Post townSTOCKBRIDGE
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU2838
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01264
 

Other names by which Over Wallop, Hampshire has been known in the past

Wallop ~ Wallop Over

Over Wallop, Hampshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wallop, Over, par., Hants, 6 miles NW. of Stockbridge, 4672 ac., pop. 543; the earls of Portsmouth have held the manor from a period anterior to the Norman Conquest.

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