winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire. The city lies at the heart of the wider City of Winchester, a local government district, and is located at the western end of the South Downs National Park, along the course of the River Itchen. It is situated 61 miles (98 km) south-west of London and 13.6 miles (21.9 km) from Southampton, its closest city. At the time of the 2011 Census, Winchester had a population of 45,184. The wider City of Winchester district which includes towns such as Alresford and Bishop's Waltham has a population of 116,800
Winchester developed from the Roman town of Venta Belgarum, which in turn developed from an Iron Age oppidum. Winchester's major landmark is Winchester Cathedral, one of the largest cathedrals in Europe, with the distinction of having the longest nave and overall length of all Gothic cathedrals in Europe. The city is home to the University of Winchester and Winchester College, the oldest public school in the United Kingdom still to be using its original buildings.

View More On Wikipedia.org

    Recent Content Tagged With winchester

  1. slickguns
  2. Cheddar
  3. dpj930
  4. Duckhunt55
    SOLD [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
    Thread by: Duckhunt55, Mar 25, 2017 at 2:29 PM, 0 replies, in forum: Shotgun Classifieds
  5. PerPDX
  6. Aispuro
  7. papalondog
  8. slickguns
  9. salem
  10. sl93z
  11. jason m
  12. chefbq
  13. Model12boy
  14. slickguns
  15. NW BIRDHUNTER
  16. NW BIRDHUNTER
  17. Greenbug
  18. 284guy
  19. slickguns
  20. Mattmac