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About Anglesey

ANGLESEY, a charming watering place, in Alverstoke parish, Hants; 2 miles SW of Gosport, opposite Spithead and the Isle of Wight. It was founded in 1826, by the Marquis of Anglesey; it includes a terrace, a crescent, public gardens, marine villas, a hotel, reading rooms, baths, and a church; and it commands splendid views and has delightful environs. The church is an edifice in the Tudor style, built in 1844; and united with the rectory of Alverstoke.

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Gunwharf Quay

Portsmouth (324 Pictures) in the county of Hampshire

(2.3 miles, 3.8 km, direction NE of Anglesey)

When Henry V issued the order that effectively founded the British Navy in 1415, little could he have envisaged how the sterling deeds of centuries would add lustre to the little.....

Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire

Southsea (83 Pictures) in the county of Hampshire

(2.7 miles, 4.3 km, direction E of Anglesey)

History records that this is the place where Henry VIII's flag ship "Mary Rose" sank in front of the mighty castle built by the king as one of a chain of defensive fortresses to.....

A ticket to Ryde?

Ryde (41 Pictures) in the county of Isle of Wight

(3.5 miles, 5.6 km, direction S of Anglesey)

One of the Island's most popular resorts and is situated on the north-east coast. The town is the first port of call from the mainland on the south-east side...

Flamingo Park, Seaview, Isle of Wight

Seaview (1 Pictures) in the county of Isle of Wight

(4.4 miles, 7.1 km, direction S of Anglesey)


Sunrise at Bembridge

Bembridge (15 Pictures) in the county of Isle of Wight

(6.9 miles, 11.1 km, direction SE of Anglesey)

The vast inviting sandy beaches of Bembridge are crammed with summer visitors, many of whom flock here annually to part-take of the delights of this enjoyable resort...

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Portsmouth Cathedral. -  - Taken:  5th May 2006

Portsmouth Cathedral (4 Pictures)

(1.8 miles, 2.9 km, direction E)

Portsmouth cathedral developed out of what was once the local parish church of St.Thomas of Canterbury. It became a cathedral in.....

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (50 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.3 km, direction NE)

One of the favourite attractions to visit in Southern England is Portsmouth's Historic Dockyard, home to some of the most famous.....

HMS Victory in Portsmouth

HMS Victory (49 Pictures)

(2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction NE)

This is the ship that could rightly claim to be the pride of Britain's Naval forces. She is Nelson's flagship, H.M.S. Victory,.....

The now empty moat surrounding Southsea Castle.  Taken 16th March 2006.

Southsea Castle (8 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.8 km, direction E)

This is one of the fortresses built around the English coast on the orders of King Henry VIII to protect the country against.....

A picture of D-Day Museum

D-Day Museum (3 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.9 km, direction E)

No where is the courage of Britain's fighting men and women more evocatively displayed than in the D-Day Museum at Southsea. .....

The Royal Marines Museum (Hampshire)

The Royal Marines Museum (20 Pictures)

(4.1 miles, 6.5 km, direction E)

The Royal Marines Museum, Eastney, is an award winning Museum and is housed in what was one of the most stately Officers Messes.....

Quarr, Old Abbey ruins

Quarr Abbey (4 Pictures)

(4.1 miles, 6.6 km, direction SW)

The ruins of Quarr Abbey can be found close to the entrance of Wooten Creek, a pretty waterway used by small fishing boats and.....

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