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Information about Local History in Hurstbourne Tarrant

Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshire Photos, Maps, Books and Memories : Link 

British History On-line – The Parish of Hurstbourne Tarrant  Link

Vision of Britain – Hurstbourne Tarrant  Link

A Postcard History of Hurstbourne Tarrant

The following postcards were sent to the Reverend Tom Goode (former vicar of Hurstbourne Tarrant) by Sqn. Ldr. P C Crouch so that they could be preserved in Hurstbourne.  They are all wrapped up in the envelope shown below.


  • General View from Doles wood  Unsent postcard
  • Church Street Looking West  Unsent postcard
  • Looking down Hurstbourne Hill  Sent to Mrs Woolsey on the 5th Sept 1949 from her mum
  • The White Hart at Ibthorpe  Unsent Postcard
  • HbT  Unsent postcard
  • St. Marybourne, Unsent postcard
  • The Dene, Sent to Hilda Lockyer
  • Church Street  Sent 27 Sept 1950 to Mrs Lockyer from Hilda & Rene
  • The School  Sent to Mrs Lockyer from Hilda on the 5th September 1949
  • The Square  unsent postcard from the 1940's
  • Hand coloured HbT postcard  Sent to Mr Smart from E Lockyer
  • Netherton Valley  1940s unsent post card
  • St. Peter's Church  A postcard sent to Mrs Malvern from Hilda on the 5th September 1949
  • The School  Postcard sent to Mrs Lockyer 17th September 1954
  • The George & Dragon  Postcard sent to Mrs Lockyer 23rd March 1952
  • Bridge Street Andover  A postcard sent 25th October 1951
  • Ibthorpe, A postcard sent to Mrs Locky in 1949
  • Church Street looking South  A post card sent on the 21st Sept 1965 to Mrs Lockyer from Doris & May
  • The George and Dragon in the 40s  This is from an unsent postcard
  • Church Street looking North West  An unsent postcard from the 40s

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