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.


Buriton Pond – a 1964 school project

| Heritage Bank, History Stories | No Comments
Extracts from a primary school project, written over 55 years ago, have recently been sent to the Heritage Bank by…

Memories of Nursted Lodge

| History Stories, Nursted | No Comments
John Harvey, who left the parish in 2012, has sent details of some of the things that he had found…

The Bonham Carters’ house-numbering system

| Heritage Bank, History Stories | No Comments
Adam Askew has kindly donated this house number plaque, a unique bit of Buriton’s history, to the Heritage Bank. Until…

If you think that you may have some interesting information please: CONTACT US