Logo: Hampshire Constabulary History Society
Logo: Hampshire Constabulary

New Historic Document Added

The scrapbook of Inspector William Charles Moore

Interesting new publication for sale

An account of the murder of Fanny Adams in 1867 by local author, David Green

The Hampshire Constabulary History Society was formed in 1986.

Its aim is to foster interest in the history of the force and the old City and Borough Police Forces that once existed in the two counties.

The aims and objectives of this society are:

To develop interest in items of equipment, records and photographs, including uniform and accoutrements.

The items on view are only a small part of a much larger reserve collection of memorabilia and artefacts.

This month in history

DateTypeEvent
01-09-18901890 - The combined forces of the Hampshire Constabulary and the Southampton Borough Police quelled riots at a Southampton dock strike.
18-09-19421942 - In Poulner, Ringwood, three farmers, Messrs Francis, Burrows and George made their tractors available to the local invasion committee in case they were needed to counter any German invasion.

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