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East Meon, Hampshire

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East Meon, Hampshire

East Meon is a village and civil parish in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. It is 4.4 miles west of Petersfield. The nearest railway station is 4 miles east of the village, at Petersfield. The village is located in the Meon Valley approximately 31 km north of Portsmouth and 98 km southwest of London, on the headwaters of the River Meon. With an acreage of 11,370 acres, East Meon is geographically the largest parish in East Hampshire.
DistrictEast Hampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU6822
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01730

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

Eastmean ~ Mene ~ Meon ~ Meon East

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

Meon, East, par. and vil., Hants, 4½ miles W. of Petersfield, 11,377 ac., pop. 1559; P.O.

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