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Send, Surrey

Send is a village in the English county of Surrey. It reputedly got its name as a corruption of the word sand, which was extracted until the 1990s for construction and other purposes at pits nearby. Send is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 where it is named Sande.
DistrictGuildford
Post townWOKING
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ0255
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
Population4,138
 

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

Send and Ripley ~ Sande

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

Send, eccl. dist. and vil., Send and Ripley par., Surrey - dist., pop. 809; vil., on river Wey, 3 miles NE. of Guildford; P.O.; in vicinity is S. Grove, seat.

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