History

Our History

The Parish of North Stoneham and Bassett has a long history, with places of worship dating back over 1000 years. Below are links to give you a flavour of the history of our churches and the parish.

St Nicolas’ Church, North Stoneham

St Michael and All Angels’ Church, Bassett

All Saints’ Church Centre, Winchester Road

List of Rectors for the Parish (1248 to present)

Parish Records

The old Parish Registers of baptisms, marriages and burials are held at Hampshire Archives and Local Studies. Registers for St Nicolas cover baptisms (1640-1974), marriages (1640-1988), and burials (1640-1980). Knightroots have transcribed and published a portion of these online:

Baptisms (1813-1868)
Marriages (1813-1837)
Burials (1813-1919)

Registers held at the Hampshire Archive for St Michael and All Angels’ Church cover births (1899-1968) and marriages (1918-1978).

Enquiries about more recent parish records should be addressed to the Parish Office.