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National Rail | station code WCH

Hampshire Offers & Links

Whitchurch is a pleasant small country town on the River Test. The river provided power for several mills and the website has local walks to download covering the town's industrial history and surrounding countryside.

Note that there are three Whitchurch stations on the National Rail network! Make sure you specify Whitchurch (Hampshire) when buying tickets and checking train times.

Whitchurch Silk Mill ¾ mile

A Georgian watermill on the River Test and still in use as a working silk mill with some Victorian machinery. Discover how silk is made into cloth. Warping and weaving demonstrations. Exhibitions and events programme. Café and picnic benches. Tel. 01256 892065.
Open TWThFSSu & BH 1030-1700, last admission 1615.

Whitchurch map