Alresford Museum Gallery

Our collection of old photographs of Alresford and District. If you have photographs that could be added to our collection please email us. All photographs will be returned after scanning or eventually lodged with the Hampshire Record Office.


Alresford Carnivals over the years

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The arrival of Father Christmas has been a traditional event dating back at least to the early 1960s.

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Alresford Show

Pictures from Alresford Shows over the years

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One off events that have been organised over the years

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Views of the Town

Views of the town over the years

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Pictures from the villages around Alresford.

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Hampshire Record Office Photos from Victorian & Edwardian days.

These photographs are from a collection of glass negatives held at the Hampshire Records Office. The quality has been enhanced and in some cases they have been…

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Fire Service

The fire service and local fires.

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Broad Street Enhancements

In 1993 Hampshire County Council undertook major work to the street layout in Broad Street under the Hampshire Country Towns Initiative and Conservation Area…

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Pictures of individuals and groups

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Watercress Line

The line from Alton to Winchester was closed by British Rail in 1973 but the section from Alton to Alresford was acquired by the Mid-Hants Railway and re-opened…

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Significant buildings and places around the town and events involving them

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The Town's bypass

Pictures from the opening of the bypass in 1986 and of its construction

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Lawrence Wright Drawings

Lawrence Wright (1906-1983) was an ‘architectural perspective artist’, who lived in Alresford in his latter years. He was elected as an Associate Member of RIBA…

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Town from the Air

Aerial views of the town and surrounding countryside.

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Historic Vehicles

Old vehicles of all types

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Chamber of Commerce

Pictures from Chamber Events over the years.

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Michaelmas Fair

The Michaelmas or Charter Fair takes place on the first Thursday after or on the 11 October, old Michaelmas Day

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