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Alverstoke is a small settlement contiguous with the town of Gosport, on the south coast of Hampshire. It stretches east-west from Fort Blockhouse, Haslar to Browndown Battery, and is centred 0.5 miles east of the shore of Stokes Bay and near the head of a creek which extends a mile westward from Portsmouth Harbour.
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by Adam and Charles Black (ltd.)
Alverstoke is a corruption of the name of Alwara, a former lady of the manor, and stoke, a settlement in the marish-ground. The Royal Haslar Hospital was begun in ...
by Edward Robert Kelly
ALVERSTOKE is an incorporation, parish and village, and urban sanitary district, 2 miles south from Gosport station.
Compiled from Local Information, and the Most Recent and Official Authorities by John Gorton
ALVERSTOKE, co . Southampton. P.T. Gosport (78) 14 m. WSW. Pop.10,972. A parish in the liberties of the same name, and including the town of Gosport, (which see.) The living is ...
Comprising Concise Descriptions of about Sixty Thousand Places, Seats, Natural Features, and Objects of Note ... and an Appendix ... by James A. Sharp
alverstoke and Gosport Liberties (11) Fareham divis. S. Hants, contains Alverstoke par. as below. Alverstoke par. in the above ...
A Dictionary Geographical, Statistical, and Historical of the Various Countries, Places, and Principal Natural Objects in the World by J. R. M'Culloch (1866)
Alverstoke, opposite to and separated from Portsmouth by the mouth of Portsmouth harbour, 14 m. SE. Southern ton, and 89 m. SW. London by London and ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
Weovil to Alverstoke Lake. The king's brewery and cooperage, with store-houses for wine, malt, and hops, are within the works on the Weovil side. The new barracks are also on the Weovil side. Gosport is a chapelry to the village of Alverstoke.
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Historic farm South of Perth in Western Australia on Clifton Road. Owned by generations of Cliftons.
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