17 May

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 17th May 2010, Channel 4's Time Team showed their special "Nelson's Hospital" on…

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19 May

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 19th May 1897, HMS "Trincomalee" was sold for scrap to Pounds scrapyard in…

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26 May

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 26 May 1887, local inventor & entrepreneur Victor Hutfield was born in Gosport.…

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12 May

Today in Gosport’s Past:-on 12th May 1894, The official opening of the three and a half mile Lee-on-Solent Light Railway (more…)

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11 May

Today in Gosport's Past:-on 11th May 1858, The Gosport Waterworks Company came into being. The town recieved its…

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8 May

Today in Gosport's Past:-on 8th May 1945, the war in Europe came to an end. We all know…

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7 May

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 7th May 1907, the death occurred of John Spencer (better known as Jackie…

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19 April

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 19 April 1934, Sir Tommy Sopwith's 'J' class yacht "Endeavour" was launched at…

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17 April

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 17 April 1878, HMS "Mercury" was launched in Pembroke. She was one of…

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14 April

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 14 April 1930, Sir Thomas Lipton's 'J' class yacht "Shamrock V" was launched…

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10 April

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 10 April 1984, the aircraft carrier HMS "Bulwark" (R08) left Portsmouth harbour for…

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11 April

Today in Gosport's Past:- on Saturday 11 April 2014, 'The Gosport Area memories and photos, past and present'…

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