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Freshwater, Isle of Wight

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Freshwater, Isle of Wight

Administrative CountyIsle of Wight
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ3486
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire

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

Fresh Water ~ Freshwater Bay ~ Frescewatre

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

Freshwater, par. and vil., SW. coast Isle of Wight, on river Yar, 1½ mile SW. of Yarmouth -- par., 4836 ac. and 478 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 2809; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; 1 mile S. of vil. is the vil. of F. Gate.

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