Bramshill

settlement
parish:
county:
coords:
Bramshill
Hampshire
SU7461
refce: HANTSLOC.t

old map: 25inch County Series map -- Hants XI.4

Bramshill
otherwise: Bromeselle , 1086; Bromeshelle , 1167; Bromeshull' , 1241?

refce: Coates 1989
BRAMSHILL, modern parish carved out of Eversley
An unusual genitival compound, hypothetical Old English 'Bromeshyll'='broom hill'. (Bramshill stands on sandy heathland.) We find the same unrounding of 'o' to 'a' from the 15th century that we find in BRAMSHOTT.

old map
Bramshill
Shown on an old map by Harrison 1788
- settlement, hamlet - Holdsett Hundred - Hampshire
Period - 1780s
refce: Harrison 1788
( HAR1SU75.jpg )

old map
Bramshall
Shown on an old map by Morden 1695
- settlement, village - Holdshot Hundred - Hampshire
Period - 1690s-1720s
refce: Morden 1695
( MRD2SU76.jpg )

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Bramsill
Shown on an old map by Blaeu 1645
- settlement, village - Holdshot Hundred - Hantshire
refce: Blaeu 1645
( BLA1SU85.jpg )

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Bramsill
Shown on an old map by Speed 1611
- settlement, village - Holdshot Hundred - Hantshire
refce: Speed 1611
( SPD1SU85.jpg )

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Bramshill
Shown on an old map by Norden 1607
- settlement, village - Holdshott Hundred - Hamshire
Period - 1590s-1600s
refce: Norden 1607
( NRD1SU86.jpg )

domesday
Bromeselle
Listed in Domesday Book
- Holesete Hundred - Hantescire
Period - 11th century
refce: Domesday Book 1086 (23.37)
TERRA HVGONIS DE PORTH ... Ipse H ten. BROMESELLE . Duo lib~ ho~es tenuer~ de rege E ...

domesday
Bromeselle
Listed in Domesday Book
- Holesete Hundred - Hantscire
Period - 11th century
refce: Moody 1862 (Domesday)

domesday
Bromeselle
Listed in Domesday Book
- Boseberg Hundred - Hantscire
Period - 11th century
refce: Moody 1862 (Domesday)

Hampshire Gazetteer - JandMN: 2001