Important dates and events in the history of the New Forest

Since its designation as a royal hunting ground by King William I in 1079 there have been a number of important dates and events that have all played a part in shaping the New Forest over time.
This page summarizes a number of these dates and events that have all occurred over the history of the New Forest and National Park.

Sources of reference: www.hants.org.uk, www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/infd-6a4kpd

 

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Related pagesNew Forest history.

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