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St Nicholas Church
The Church, dedicated to St Nicholas, is a striking example of a church built upon a large,
almost circular mound. It is likely that the mound had been sacred ground for centuries before the
current church was built.
You can read more about St Nicholas Church.
St Nicholas Churchyard
Remembering military men resting in the Churchyard
Wickham churchyard holds a greater proportion of military men than most, due to our proximity with Portsmouth and its Naval Dockyard. Thus, over the years, many military men settled in our village, a practice that continues to this day.
Here is a list of the military men buried in St Nicholas Churchyard although it is by no means comprehensive.
Remembering the men of Wickham who lost their lives in the Great War.
Remembering the men of Wickham who lost their lives in the Second World War
More information on the people resting in our churchyard and memorialised in St Nicholas Church can be obtained from church records and publications.