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.


Heritage Bank featured in the popular “Countryman” magazine

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After a letter about hop growing in Hampshire in the January 2020 edition of ‘The Countryman’ magazine, the Buriton Heritage…

Don’s photos attract great interest at Roadshow

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The Petersfield Museum’s ‘Roadshow’ visit to Buriton was very successful with a large display of Don Eades’ photos of the…

Buriton at the end of the Second World War

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To help with a forthcoming publication about the Petersfield area at the end of the Second World War (which is…

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