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Dibden, Hampshire

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Dibden, Hampshire

Dibden is a small village in Hampshire, England, which dates from the Middle Ages. It is dominated by the nearby settlements of Hythe and Dibden Purlieu. It lies on the eastern edge of the New Forest in a valley, which runs into Southampton Water.
DistrictNew Forest
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU4008
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code023[1]

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

Dipden ~ Dipten ~ Depedene

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

Dibden, par., liberty, and vil., S. Hants, 2½ miles SW. of Southampton, 2230 ac., pop. 502.

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