Farley, Surrey

Historical Description

Farley, a parish in Surrey, 2¼ miles NE from Upper Warlingham station on a joint branch of the L.B. & S.C.R., and the S.E.R., and 5 SE by S from Croydon. Post town, Whyteleafe (S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Upper Warlingham. Acreage, 1051; population, 110. There is a good deal of common land. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester, and the church is Norman and Early English.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Surrey
Ecclesiastical parish Farley St. Mary
Hundred Tandridge
Poor Law union Godstone

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Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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