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Bedhampton, Hampshire

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Bedhampton, Hampshire

Bedhampton is a former village, and now suburb, located in the Borough of Havant, Hampshire, England. It is located at the northern end of Langstone Harbour and at the foot of the eastern end of Portsdown Hill. Early mentions of Bedhampton stretch back to the ninth century, and the village was mentioned in the Domesday Book. Modern Bedhampton has a railway station, with regular services to Portsmouth, Brighton, and London, and less frequent services to Southampton, Bristol, and South Wales.
DistrictHavant Borough
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU7006
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
 

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

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

Bedhampton, par. and vil., S. Hants, 1 mile W. of Havant, 2427 ac., pop. 709; P.O.

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