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Warsash, Hampshire

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Warsash, Hampshire

Warsash is a village in southern Hampshire, England, situated at the mouth of the River Hamble, west of the area known as Locks Heath. Boating plays an important part in the village's economy, and the village has a sailing club. It is also home to the Warsash Maritime Academy, part of Southampton Solent University, which provides training for Merchant Navy Officers from around the world Warsash is in the borough of Fareham, and is part of the Fareham parliamentary constituency.
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU4906
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01489

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

Warsash, hamlet, Titchfield par., Hants, on E. side of Southampton Water, 5 miles W. of Farebam; P.O.; in vicinity is Warsash House, seat. See HOOK WITH WARSASH.

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