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Finchdean

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OS grid reference  SU737126
Country  England
Post town  WATERLOOVILLE
Local time  Saturday 9:42 PM
District  East Hampshire
Civil parish  Rowland's Castle
Region  South East
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Postcode district  PO8
Shire county  Hampshire
Dialling code  023
UK parliament constituency  Meon Valley
Finchdean
Weather  8°C, Wind E at 6 km/h, 91% Humidity

Finchdean is a hamlet in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. It lies on the Hampshire/West Sussex border, 1.7 miles (2.7 km) east of Horndean.

Map of Finchdean, Waterlooville, UK

The origin of the place-name is from the Old English word finc and denu meaning valley of the finch (or of a man called Finc); the place-name appears as Finchesdene in 1167.

The nearest railway station is 1.1 miles (1.8 km) south of the village, at Rowlands Castle (where according to the Post Office the 2011 Census population was included).

Finchdean has retained its village pound.

References

Finchdean Wikipedia


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