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Tuesley, Surrey

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Tuesley, Surrey

Tuesley is a village to the south of the town of Godalming, in the county of Surrey in southern England. It lies within the Anglo-Saxons district of Godalming (hundred), Surrey. It is named for the Anglo-Saxon war-god Tiw and literally translates as "Tiw's Clearing" (Tīwes lēah). It is presumed that this was a forested place like the rest of the area where the trees were cut and a temple to the god created.
DistrictWaverley
Post townGODALMING
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9641
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 code01428
 

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

Tiwesle

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