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The Category Gosport is a subset of Hampshire. Browse through the Brief Records in the Category or look at the broader Category to find a List of the Titles of all the Entities associated with Gosport which have so far been described in this Directory. Clicking on a Title will link you to the Entity's Full Record.



'From the tranquility of the Alver Valley and Wildgrounds to the fresh sea air and glorious views across to the Isle of Wight or busy Portsmouth Harbour, make sure you take advantage of Gosport’s wonderful green and open spaces.'



'Started in 1995 with ten or twelve people ... In 1996 there were seven groups and around 25 members we now have 367 members offering 50 different interest groups, some of which are split into two or three groups to cope with demand .... '


Size (acreage)67

'The Wildgrounds represents one of the few remaining unspoilt woodland pastures in South East Hampshire. It was acquired by the Borough of Gosport in 1966 and an area of about 67 acres was designated as a local Nature Reserve in 1978. In 1984, in recognition of its unique character, it was made a site of special scientific interest (SSSI).'

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Gosport Borough Council


Distance (miles)1

'You can get to know Lee-on-the-Solent better by taking a circular walk around the town and seafront described in the leaflet Lee-on-the-Solent Historical Tour of the Town and Seafront ... It passes some of the most important landmarks in the history of Lee-on-the-Solent. Starting at the Interpretation panel on the Seafront, the route passes through the town centre, along the site of a Medieval track, through the Victorian and Edwardian planned town and back along the seafront promenade, with its dramatic views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight.'

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