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Knaphill, Surrey

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Knaphill, Surrey

Knaphill is an urban village in Surrey, England. To the east is Woking, to the west, eventually, is Aldershot, while to the south and north on the A322 – which forms its effective western border – are Brookwood, and Bisley, respectively. Some of the village is set on a hill, hence the name.
DistrictWoking
Post townWoking
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9658
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
Population8,635
 

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

Knap Hill

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

Knap Hill, vil., Woking and Horsell pars., Surrey, 2½ miles W. of Woking; P.O., T.O.; the Invalid Convict Prison and the Surrey Lunatic Asylum are here.

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