WELCOME

Wickham – 2000 years of history in one attractive Hampshire village.

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WICKHAM HISTORY SOCIETY is an active and friendly voluntary civic organisation founded in January 1960 that exists to: 

Gather information about the history of Wickham and help make it available to all who are interested.
Promote the preservation of old buildings, monuments, records, maps and traditions of Wickham.

Foster interest in Wickham’s history and historical research through this website and through publications, and by arranging lectures, visits and exhibitions.

SUMMER IS HERE AT LAST!

WICKHAM VILLAGE HISTORY WALKS

The Wickham History Society is delighted to again offer their very popular guided walks, weather permitting, on the following dates:

WICKHAM VILLAGE HISTORY WALKS

Monday 11 June 2018 at 7:00pm

Monday 16 July 2018 at 7:00pm

Walks start at the Wickham Square bus stop – meet at 6.45pm – and take about 1½ hours.

Free to Society members – £2 for non-members, payable on the evening.

Booking is essential – to book your place, go to   or phone (01329) 832313

The walk involves some tracks and steps. Be very alert to busy road traffic.

So please join us if you would like to know:

  • Why is Wickham Fair always on 20th May?
  • Where can you see a 16th century wall painting on display in the village?
  • How did the Barracks get its name?

For SOCIETY NEWS – click HERE

For details of AVAILABLE PUBLICATIONS from The Society – click HERE

ARCHIVE MATERIAL is available to view on request or immediately prior to meetings. For more information – click HERE

THIS SITE USES pdf FILES. TO DOWNLOAD FREE ADOBE ACROBAT pdf READER CLICK  HERE

DISCLAIMER
The information provided on this web site is for educational and study purposes only and some information may be from unverified sources or hearsay.. While the Wickham History Society tries to keep the information up-to-date and correct, there are no representations or warranties, expressed or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the information contained on this web site for any purpose.  Any use of the information contained on the Wickham History Society web site is at the reader’s risk and should be used for non-commercial educational purposes only.    

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