Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Portsmouth': City status in the United Kingdom Counties of England England Hampshire Portsea Island Conurbation London borough Population density United Kingdom Census 2001 Drydock HMS Victory Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson Port HMNB Portsmouth Royal Navy Spinnaker Tower Gunwharf Quays Fareham Gosport Havant Lee-on-the-Solent Leigh Park Portchester Portsmouth Urban Area Stubbington Waterlooville A27 road A3 road Clanfield, Hampshire M27 motorway Classis Britannica Portus Adurni Jean de Gisors Norman conquest of England Southwick Cartularies Anglo-Saxon Chronicle Geraint son of Erbin Domesday Book English Reformation Southwick Priory Thomas Becket Portsmouth Cathedral Richard I of England Royal charter Coat of arms College of Arms John of England Normandy Saint Nicholas Edward I of England