Hampshire Treasures

Volume 6 ( East Hampshire)

Page 174 - Hawkley

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group F - Historical or Literary Associations
Landslip
Slip Cottage and pond near Scotland Farm. Cottage built 1684 survived a 100 ft. subsidence together with its occupants on 28th March, 1784. 50 acres slipped including the pond and spring, which continued to run afterwards. A collection from over 2,000 sightseers was sufficient to repair and enlarge the cottage. Ref: Natural History of Selborne, (Gilbert White).     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 754 293
2308 18
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