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Bradshaw’s Guide

Ford

In the vicinity of Tortington, a very pretty English village, with an old Norman church, and the remains of its priory, founded by Lady Hadwisa Corbet in the 13th century. The neighbourhood is very agreeable, and we conjecture that the old Monks were very delightful situated.

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Places nearby

  • Hampshire : Portsmouth

    Portsmouth, the first naval port in the British Islands, 75 miles, from London by the South Western Line or 95 by way of the Brighton and South Coast Line.

  • Isle of Wight : Bonchurch

    Bonchurch, so called because the church is dedicated to St. Boniface.

  • Isle of Wight : Ryde

    Ryde is a beautiful bathing place, sloping to the sea, 25 minutes (by steam) from Portsmouth, across Spithead.