Category Archives: Surrey

Hersham – St. Peter’s Church

Another victim, I think, of the Brooklands bombing.  There’s more information, very recently updated, actually, here, as well as an eye witness account of the raid from one of our readers here.  Cheers Bill. Found it! The grave of Company … Continue reading

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Witley Camp

During the Great War a number of army camps were set up on the commons south of Godalming in Surrey.  Tens of thousands of soldiers, many of them Canadian, passed through these camps on their way to the killing fields … Continue reading

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Guildford Cemetery

Following our visit to the Surrey Constabulary Roll of Honour at Mount Browne, it seemed a good opportunity to take a look around the nearby cemetery, where a considerable number of military burials from both World Wars are to be … Continue reading

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Mount Browne, Guildford – Surrey Constabulary Roll of Honour

My friend Duncan* is getting somewhat agitated with me because in recent months, every time he visits this site, the number of posts in the ‘Surrey’ category remains constant at 99.  But no longer.  Finally, this is Surrey post 100. … Continue reading

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Merrow – St. John the Evangelist Church & War Memorial

My expertly timed visit coincided with some Monday afternoon organ practice.  It was a delight, and I was in no hurry to leave.  

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Farnham (Upper Hale) Cemetery

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Chertsey – St. Peter’s Church

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