Anns Hill Cemetery

Anns Hill Cemetery

The two chapels More »

Fort Brockhurst

Fort Brockhurst

The moat and west rampart More »

No.2 Battery Stokes Bay

No.2 Battery Stokes Bay

Now the home of the Diving Museum More »

Alverstoke Church and Stokehurst Old Rectory

Alverstoke Church and Stokehurst Old Rectory

Looking west towards Alverstoke village from Jackie Spencer Bridge More »

Gosport New Barracks

Gosport New Barracks

Old Recreation Block (Later Hospital Block) More »

 

Four Long Years

A project looking at the Great War and Gosport 9th June to the end of August 2017 Gosport Discovery Centre Exhibition

A Day We Will Never Forget

AUDIO REMINISCENCES OF D-DAY WITH 9 LOCAL PEOPLE A fantastic local resource: Nine local people recalling their experiences during the run-up and execution of D-Day in June 1944. This 20 minute recording of narration, sound effects and music all add

Spring 2017 Newsletter

The Society Newsletter for May 2017 is now available to read or download. www.gosportsociety.co.uk/newsletter.htm

Recent Research on the Burial Grounds at Royal Haslar

Haslar Heritage wish to invite Gosport Society members to a presentation by the Forensic Archeological Team Cranfield University at St Luke's Haslar on Friday 5th May at 7:30pm Cranfield will have been working that week on continuing excavations at Haslar.

Deane’s first diving helmet at Diving Museum

Gosport Diving Museum, at No.2 Battery Stokes Bay, is in the process of getting this important diving helmet from the Science Museum on a three-year loan. Charles and John Deane (1800-1884; known as The Infernal Diver) were the inventors of

Gosport Calendar 2017

Need a calendar for 2017? You can download one with pictures of Gosport from here: Gosport Calendar

Lee-on-the-Solent: New publication

Just Published: Price £4 (Excellent Value!) from Gosport TIC or The Bookshop, High Street, Lee-on-the-Solent. A must-have for all persons interested in the history of Gosport and its surroundings. Summary. Lee-on-the-Solent was born in 1883 at a time when few

Gosport is No.7 for Heritage

The 2016 Heritage Index places Gosport 7th in the Top 10 Heritage places in England. Overall score TOP 3 % Historic built environment TOP 7 % Museums, archives and artefacts TOP 8 % Industrial heritage TOP 0 % Parks and

Gosport D Day Trail

The Gosport D Day Fellowship have produced a D Day Trail leaflet, available from the Gosport Tourist Information Centre at The Ferry Gardens Gosport:

Green Plaque Award

A Green Plaque has been awarded to 5 Grange Farm Cottages off Howe Road Rowner. The plaque was presented by the Mayor of Gosport at 11 am on Friday 28th October.