Request for InformationThe Society has just received a request regarding the Eyre Coote Monument located in West Park between Damerham and Rockbourne. Please let us know if you have any information on the history of the Park and the Monument - past and present.
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Book of the month : Juliette de Bairachi Levy, best known as a herbalist, lived for several years near Abbots Well, Frogham, Fordingbridge. A friend of Augustus John and local gypsies, she describes her unfettered life which she and her children much enjoyed in body and spirit.