Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Stoke' page

in the Bourne Valley, Hampshire

By David Young

Stoke (called "Stokebourne") appears in 1834-5 in the Andover Branch of the Shefford Circuit.

Here are some figures recording the number of full society members at Stoke, extracted from the Andover Circuit account book:

1837  14

1838   17

1850    9

1852   13

A site for a new chapel was acquired in 1864. A local preacher (who gave me the photograph) told me the chapel closed in 1973. It has since been demolished.

This page was added by David Young on 25/05/2013.