The History of Lymington and the surrounding area in photographs, maps and links
Old photographs of Lymington and the surrounding area      Updated 1 June 2017
 
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Quay Hill, Lymington - 1920s
Brockenhurst - c1910
Saltworks, Lymington - 19th century
Keyhaven - c1950
IOW ferry, Lymington - c1965

Lyndhurst c1910
Sway c1920
Milford on Sea c1950
River bank, Lymington - c1946

Yarmouth, Isle of Wight bridge c1905
Brockenhurst Musical Company 1913
Sway Post Office c1910
Royal Lymington Yacht Club - 1950s
YMCA, Barton-on-Sea - c1916
Sway - June 1966
Keyhaven - c1930
 
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Lymington High Street - c1920
Brookley Bridge, Brockenhurst - c1910
Isle of Wight - 1912
Sway - 10th July 1910
Lymington River - c1938

Beaulieu - c1910
Southampton Dry Dock - 1907
Brockenhurst Football Club - 1905
Lymington Quay - 1930s

Beaulieu camp - 1907
Exbury - c1904
Hurst Castle - c1805
Lymington High Street - April 25th 1908

Highcliffe - c1910
Burley - c1925
Morant Arms Hotel, Brockenhurst - 20 August 1916
New Milton - 1884

Lymington River - c1945

Highcliffe Beach - 1930s
Hotel Victoria, Milford on Sea - 1930s
Civil Service Company Camp, Sway - c1915
Lymington Ferry - 1930s

Bournemouth Square - c1920
Southampton Civic Centre - c1960
Station Street, Lymington - 1920s
View of Hurst Castle from the Monument - c1830

Bargate, Southampton - c1910
Naish Holiday Camp, New Milton - c1955
Bournemouth Square - 1905
Lymington, from across the river - c1867

Mule Lines, Ashurst - 1914
Old Milton Green - c1910
Yarmouth, Isle of Wight - 1891
Lower High Street, Lymington - c1900

Royal Pier, Southampton - c1910
Milford on Sea - c1910
Lymington aerial view - c1960
Ashley Lane, Lymington - 1830s

Bournemouth Pier - c1870
Western Parade and Pier, Southampton - c1910
Yarmouth, Isle of Wight - 1860s
Lymington marshes - c1840

Milford on Sea - 1921
Barton on Sea- c1934
Boscombe - c1910
 
 
     
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Links to online books

Tour of the Isle of Wight 1790
History of Lymington - David William Garrow 1825
Picturesque Companion to Southampton 1830
Notes from a pedestrian excursion 1832
Vectis Scenery by George Brannon 1840
A New Guide to Lymington 1841
Corporation Records of New Lymington 1848
Songs of Lymington 1867
Old Times Revisited 1879
The New Forest 1912
The New Forest: it's history and it's scenery 1912
Bournemouth, Poole & Christchurch 1915

 
Links to other websites
Lymington and District Historical Society
Milford Historical Record Society

Christchurch History Society

Hampshire Record Office

St. Barbe Museum
Red House Museum
 
Ordnance Survey Maps
1938 - Lymington
1867 - Lymington
 
 
 
 
     
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