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Chobham, Surrey

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Chobham, Surrey

DistrictSurrey Heath
Post townWoking
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9761
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01276
Population3,800 (2001)

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


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

Chobham, par. and vil., W. Surrey, 4 miles NW. of Woking ry. sta., 9579 ac., pop. 2499; P.O., T.O.; the seat of Chobham Place is 2 miles NW. of vil.; 4 miles W. are Chobham Ridges, a range of hills commanding extensive prospects; the success of a military camp formed here in 1853 led to the formation of a permanent camp at Aldershot.

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