Robin Hood Gate, Surrey

Historical Description

Robin Hood Gate, the former name of a chapelry in Kingston-upon-Thames parish, Surrey, which is now known as Kingston Vale. It is situated on a small affluent of the river Thames, 2 miles NE of Norbiton station on the L. & S.W.R., and 3 NE of Kingston. It was constituted in 1847. Post town, Putney. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester; gross value, £200. Patron, the Bishop of Rochester. The church, a small brick edifice in the Early English style, was built in 1861 and enlarged in 1875.

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

Church Records

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