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Merstham, Surrey

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Merstham, Surrey

Merstham is a village in the borough of Reigate and Banstead in Surrey, England. It is north of Redhill and is contiguous to the town, near the intersection of the M25 and M23 motorways, on the edge of the North Downs. Part of the North Downs Way lies near the northern boundary of the village.
DistrictReigate and Banstead
Post townRedhill
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2953
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 code01737
Population7,385
 

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

Merstham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Surrey, 1¾ mile N. of Red Hill Junction and 8½ miles SW. of Croydon, 2599 ac., pop. 903; P.O., T.O.; firestone is quarried; Merstham House is the seat of Lord Hylton; Merstham Tunnel, N. of vil., is 1820 yds. long.

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