The Mount Bishopstoke Hampshire The Mount Started As Sma Flickr

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The Mount Hospital Bishopstoke Hampshire Higgypop

mount washington by albert bierstadt oil painting 1862 mount washington is the tallest mountain in new hampshire it is also the tallest in the northeastern united states it is 6288 feet 1917 m tall the mountain is known for cold and stormy weather some people think it has the worst weather in the world, bishopstoke hampshire the village stands on the river itchen about a mile e of a station of its own name on the southwestern railway whence the branches go off toward gosport and salisbury and 6½ miles nne of southampton it is large and well built includes a spacious cheesemarket a square enclosure with sheds and stores

captain hargreaves of the mount bishopstoke kindly lent a large marquee for the use of the society hampshire advertiser 01 sep 1883 holy trinity parish a very pleasant gathering took place on saturday august 25 th when a number of the members and friends of the workmens reading rooms with the rev cresswell and mrs strange paid a visit to the mount bishopstoke, the mount hospital bishopstoke may 09 it started as smallish private estate with the first house built by a wealthy farmer in 1844 it was later bought by a captain hargreaves in the 1870s when he died it was bought by a mr cotton who rebuilt it in 1893 his imposing victorian mansion replete with impressive tower forms the heart of the site, the mount bishopstoke hants details stuart captured the mount during its life as a grand victorian house 20 years later it was sold to hampshire county council who converted it to a hospital this was closed in 2006 and the site is now being converted into a retirement village print origin cg roder gmbh print type lithograph print tone colour, the site lies on the land to the west of church road bishopstoke the house and main gardens were built on level ground with the western side of the site sloping dramatically down to the itchen navigation below