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Alfold, Surrey

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Alfold, Surrey

Alfold is small village and civil parish in Surrey, on the West Sussex border, in England. 'Alfold' meant the 'old fold' or clearing enclosure for cattle, falling within the still much wooded Weald in the Green Belt.
DistrictWaverley
Post townCRANLEIGH
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ0334
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 code01403
Population1,046
 

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

Aldfold ~ Alfold Aldfold ~ Awfold

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

Alfold, par. and vil., Surrey and Sussex, on Wey and Arundel Canal, 8 miles SE. of Godalming, 3279 ac. (24 water), pop. 540; P.O.

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