Southampton

Southampton ( (listen)) is a city in Hampshire, South East England, 70 miles (110 km) south-west of London and 15 miles (24 km) west of Portsmouth. A major port, and close to the New Forest, it lies at the northernmost point of Southampton Water, at the confluence of the River Test and Itchen, with the River Hamble joining to the south. The unitary authority had a population of 253,651 at the 2011 census.

Significant employers in the city include Southampton City Council, the University of Southampton, Solent University, Southampton Airport, Ordnance Survey, BBC South, the NHS, Associated British Ports (ABP) and Carnival UK. Southampton is noted for its association with the RMS Titanic, the Spitfire, as one of the departure points for D-Day, and as the home port of some of the largest cruise ships in the world. Southampton also has a large shopping centre and retail park, Westquay.

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  1. Grave of Henry Blomfield LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Henry Blomfield Lankester
  2. Grave of Robert LankesterGrave of Robert Lankester
  3. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1837-09-09, page 3, column 2
  4. Grave of Catherine Deborah LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Catherine Deborah Lankester
  5. Grave of Deborah WoltonSouthamptonGrave of Deborah Wolton
  6. Grave of Joseph Lankester & BessieSouthamptonGrave of Joseph Lankester & BessieAccessed October 27, 2019
  7. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1860-10-20, page 2, column 5
  8. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1861-05-04, page 2, column 4
  9. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1862-03-01, page 8, column 2
  10. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1862-07-05, page 2, column 2
  11. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1868-11-14, page 2, column 2
  12. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1869-01-23, page 2, column 3
  13. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1869-04-03, page 5, column 6
  14. Grave of Mary GoddardGrave of Mary Goddard
  15. Grave of William LankesterGrave of William Lankester
  16. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1877-06-23, page 6, column 5
  17. Hampshire Telegraph and Sussex ChronicleHampshire Telegraph and Sussex Chronicle, 1882-07-05, page 3, column 3
  18. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1878-06-15, page 8, column 1
  19. The Birmingham Daily PostBirminghamThe Birmingham Daily Post, 1878-06-20, page 4, column 3
  20. The Liverpool MercuryLiverpoolThe Liverpool Mercury, 1878-06-20, page 3, column 8
  21. Grave of NellieSouthamptonGrave of Nellie
  22. Grave of Charles LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Charles Lankester
  23. Grave of Mary LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Mary Lankester
  24. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1892-08-13, page 4, column 7
  25. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1895-09-21, page 6, column 5
  26. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1895-11-27, page 4, column 4
  27. Grave of William Goddard LankesterSouthamptonGrave of William Goddard Lankester
  28. The Hampshire AdvertiserSouthamptonThe Hampshire Advertiser, 1895-09-21, page 4, column 2
  29. Grave of Martha Elizabeth LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Martha Elizabeth Lankester
  30. Grave of Emily Anne LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Emily Anne Lankester
  31. Grave of Mary AddisonSouthamptonGrave of Mary Addison
  32. Grave of Augustus LankesterSouthamptonGrave of Augustus Lankester
  33. Grave of Leonard William LankesterGrave of Leonard William Lankester