In 1958 the London and South Western Railway is where it is today, but the Didcot, Newbury and Winchester railway cut straight through Kings Worthy where the A34 is today:

Kings Worthy - no A34
OS 1:25 000 map, published 1958

Go and discover historic geography of Winchester with the NLS map viewer yourself or see some of our examples.

If you haven’t been, make sure you also go for a walk today. We have plenty of walks as part of the walkWINCHESTER 12 walk challenge.

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