Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Parkhurst within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Parkhurst Forest, Carisbrooke par., Isle of Wight, in NW. vicinity of Newport; was the first royal chase established in England; in E. vicinity are the Albany Barracks (1798), now always called " Parkhurst," and Parkhurst Prison, erected in 1838 as a juvenile reformatory.