Send  Surrey


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Send like this:

SEND, a village and a parish in Guild ford district, Surrey. The village stands on the river Wey, 3 miles S by E of Woking r. station, and 3½ N N E of Guild ford; and has a post-office under Woking Station. The parish includes the chapelry of Ripley, and comprises 5, 162 acres. Real property, £8, 603. ...

Pop. in 1851, 1, 555; in 1861, 1, 743. Houses, 339. The property is much sub-divided. The manors belong to Earl Onslow. S. Grovebelongs to Sir T. F. E. Drake, Bart.; S. Holme, to W. Hargreaves, Esq.; Sendhurst Grange, to the Hon. F. Scott; Woodhill, to H. Wood, Esq. Newark priory stoodat Aldebury; was founded in the time of Richard I.; and is now represented only by part of its church. The living is a vicarage, united with Ripley, in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £260.* Patron, Earl Onslow. The church is later English and good. There are a national school, and charities £6.

Send through time

Send is now part of Guildford district. Click here for graphs and data of how Guildford has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Send itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Send, in Guildford and Surrey | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 16th April 2024

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