Romsey

The town of Romsey is situated in Hampshire, England, close to the New Forest and just outside the city of Southampton. At the turn of the twentieth century Romsey was a well known market town boasting tanneries, breweries, numerous pubs, the iconic Abbey and the stately home Broadlands.

In 1911 Romsey had a population of approximately 6,800 people; over 1,500 would later serve their country in the First World War, some of whom never returned.

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