Search and request Historic Environment Record data

The Historic Environment Record is a database of known historic sites across Hampshire

You can search the Historic Environment Record (HER) online or contact us to request a full HER search.

Data held and produced by the HER is in a digital format. It is compiled from a wide range of sources including:

  • historical data
  • published sources
  • excavation and survey reports
  • personal communication
  • research and private study
  • casual finds

 HER includes:

  • archaeological sites
  • finds
  • historic buildings
  • historic landscapes
  • parks and gardens
  • industrial monuments


  • Finds data held by the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) is not entered into the HER. PAS data should be viewed alongside the HER data
  • If you need data in Portsmouth, Southampton or Winchester please contact these authorities directly. They maintain their own Historic Environment Records