Heritage Bank

The parish of Buriton has a rich local heritage with some fascinating local history and cultural connections.


Buriton at War

The parish of Buriton (the place and its people) has played its part in both world wars.


Growth of a Parish

Another current project which is researching the expansion and growth of the village over the centuries.


Explore the history of Buriton

Welcome to the website of the Buriton Heritage Bank. This community project is researching local life in years gone by and the natural heritage of the parish of Buriton, near Petersfield, Hampshire, UK.

Here you can find information about the history of the parish (including Ditcham, Nursted and Weston) and find out about our current activities and publications which include hundreds of wonderful old photographs.


New booklets mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

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Three new publications have been produced as part of the Buriton Heritage Bank initiative. The new series of booklets is…

Register of Electors from 1869 found

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A copy of the Buriton part of this special Register has been given to the Heritage Bank by Michael Reeves.…

New Buriton Time Capsule – can you help?

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We are living through history – would you like to help to keep a record for people in the future?…

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