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Puttenham, Surrey

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Puttenham, Surrey

Puttenham is a village in Surrey, England just south of the Hog's Back which is the chalk ridge of the North Downs. Puttenham is to the south of the A31 which runs between Guildford and Farnham. Villages nearby include Wanborough, Shackleford and Compton. Puttenham lies on the dividing line between the chalk downs to the north and greensand to the south. To the west of the village is Puttenham Common. Puttenham was referred to in the Domesday Book of 1086 and was called Reddesolham.
DistrictGuildford
Post townGuildford
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9347
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 code01483
Population<2,508
 

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

Puttenham, par. and vil., Surrey - par., 1950 ac. (31 water), pop. 438; vil., 4 miles W. of Guildford; P.O.; near the vil. is Puttenham Priory, seat.

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