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Totland, Isle of Wight

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Totland, Isle of Wight

Totland is a village and civil parish at the western tip of the Isle of Wight. It lies on the coast at Colwell Bay, which is the closest part of the island to the British mainland. The village lies on the Western peninsula where the Western Yar almost cuts through along with Alum Bay and Freshwater.
Post townTotland Bay
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ3286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsle of Wight
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsle of Wight
Ambulance AuthorityIsle of Wight
Dialling code01983

Other names by which Totland, Isle of Wight has been known in the past

Totland Bay ~ Totlands Bay

Totland, Isle of Wight in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Totland Bay, eccl. dist., Freshwater par., Isle of Wight, on Totland Bay, 3 miles SW. of Yarmouth, pop. 508; P.O., T.O.

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