Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

County and regional newspapers

We hold complete series of

  • Hampshire Chronicle, 1772-date, published Winchester
  • Hampshire Advertiser, 1823-1900, published Southampton
  • Hampshire Observer, 1877-1957, published Winchester

And incomplete series of

  • *Hampshire and Berkshire Gazette, 1881-1960, published Basingstoke, catalogue prefix 6M82.
  • *Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 1778-1974, published Salisbury, catalogue prefix 116M86

Local newspapers - others held in local libraries

  • *Andover Advertiser, 1859-1987. Catalogue prefix 108A00.
  • *Basingstoke News, 1903-1915. Catalogue prefix 26M70
  • Henry’s Winchester Journal, 1746-1748
  • Romsey Advertiser, 1901-1951 (with gaps)
  • Winchester Quarterly Record, 1848-1866
  • Winchester Echo, 1989-2005
  • Winchester Extra, 1995-date

*Original newspapers. These may be too fragile for consultation. Please check full description on the online catalogue for availability.

Hampshire Chronicle indexes

  • Winchester history and topography, 1772-1872
  • All subjects, yearly indexes 1992, 1994-2001
 
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Free to internet users at Hampshire Archives and Hampshire libraries

  • The Times, 1785-1985
  • Hampshire Telegraph and Sussex Chronicle, 1803-1899, published Portsmouth