Longcross, Surrey

Historical Description

Longcross, an ecclesiastical parish, with a small village, in Chertsey parish, Surrey, in the middle of the heaths, 3½ miles W of Chertsey town and station on the L. & S.W.R. It was constituted in 1847, and has a post and money order office under Chertsey; telegraph office, Virginia Water. For parish council purposes it is now part of the urban district of Chertsey. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; value, £190.

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

Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in association with Surrey History Centre, have images of the Parish Registers for Surrey online.

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Surrey is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Surrey, 1662-1668 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionSouth East
Postal districtKT16
Post TownChertsey