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Wrecclesham, Surrey

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Wrecclesham, Surrey

Wrecclesham is a village on the outskirts of Farnham in Waverley a borough of the county of Surrey, England. Farnham Pottery is located here, as is the Wrecclesham recreation ground which caters for the local cricket, football, rugby and tennis clubs and it is where Jonny Wilkinson and Graham Thorpe started their respective sporting careers as well as many historic sportsmen such as Billy Beldham and Vic Cannings.
DistrictWaverley
Post townFarnham
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU8244
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01252
Population3,079
 

Other names by which Wrecclesham, Surrey has been known in the past

Wrecklesham ~ Wreclesham

Wrecclesham, Surrey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wrecklesham (or Wreclesham), eccl. dist. and vil., Farnham par., Surrey - dist., pop. 1284; vil., 1¼ mile SW. of Farnham; P.O.; hops are largely grown in the district.

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