FAREHAM, a market town in the Fareham parliamentary division of Hampshire, England, 76 m.
Fareham has a considerable trade in corn, timber and coal; the creek being accessible to vessels of 300 tons.
of Fareham, on Portsmouth harbour, are the interesting ruins of Porchester Castle, an extensive walled enclosure retaining its Norman keep, and exhibiting in its outer walls considerable evidence of Roman workmanship; Professor Haverfield, however, denies that it occupies the site of the Roman Portus Magnus.
of Fareham, are ruins of the beautiful Tudor mansion, Place House, built on the site of a Premonstratensian abbey of the 13th century, of which there are also fragments.
The fact that Fareham (Fernham, Ferham) formed part of the original endowment of the see of Winchester fixes its existence certainly as early as the 9th century.
There is evidence to show that Fareham had become a borough before 1264, but no charter can be found.
Fareham returned two members to the parliament of 1306, but two years later it petitioned against representation on the ground of expense.
Fareham owed its importance in medieval times to its facilities for commerce.
HAVANT, a market-town in the Fareham parliamentary division of Hampshire, England, 67 m.
The titles of Baroness Petersfield, countess of Fareham and duchess of Portsmouth were granted her for life on the 19th of August 1673.
Carol singing Members of the Fareham Churches will be singing carol singing Members of the Fareham Churches will be singing carols in the Shopping Center on Saturday 18th December at 10.30am outside Boots.
superstore based in Fareham between Portsmouth and Southampton, Hampshire, UK.
ALTON, a market-town in the Fareham parliamentary division of Hampshire, England, 462 m.
Motocross Bike sales, spares and servicing from our Off-Road superstore based in Fareham between Portsmouth and Southampton, Hampshire, UK.
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