Oakley, Hampshire, England

A lane in Oakley

The Lost Woman

A female apparition reputedly wonders parts of Oakley ‘peering anxiously’ at travellers in the hope that she will find someone she has lost. However, her identity is unknown as is her background.


For further information, please read Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

Oakley is a village in the borough of Basingstoke and Deane in Hampshire, England.

It is located around 4.5 miles west of Basingstoke. Oakley appears in the Domesday Book of 1086.

Pictured left is a rural lane in Oakley courtesy of Scriniary. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.