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Marchwood, Hampshire

Marchwood is a village and civil parish located in Hampshire, United Kingdom. It lies between Totton and Hythe on the western shore of Southampton Water, next to the New Forest. The population of the village in the 2001 census was 5,586.
DistrictNew Forest
Post townSOUTHAMPTON
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU3810
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code023
Population5,586
 

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

Merceode

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

Marchwood, eccl. dist. and vil., Eling par., Hants - dist., pop. 719; vil., on Southampton Water, 2 miles SW. of Southampton; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Marchwood Park, seat.

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