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Capel, Surrey

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Capel, Surrey

Capel is a village and civil parish in southern Surrey, England. It is equidistant between Dorking and Horsham - about 5 miles away. Around Capel, to the west, skirts the A24 road. Capel is approximately 2.5 miles north of the West Sussex border, 26 miles south of London and 12 miles southeast of Guildford and is in the Mole Valley district. The large civil parish covers an area of 2,613 hectares and at the 2001 census had a population of 3,624.
DistrictMole Valley
Post townDorking
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ1740
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01306
Population3,624 UK Census statistics: civil parishes[n 1]

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

Capel, par. and ry. sta., W. Surrey, 6 miles S. of Dorking, 5663 ac., pop. 1340; P.O.

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