Summers Town, Surrey

Historical Description

Summers Town, a chapelry in Garrat hamlet, Wandsworth parish, Surrey, on the river Wandle, with a station, known as Earlsfield and Summers Town, on the L. & S.W.R., 5 miles from London. It was constituted in 1845. Post town, Garrat, under Tooting, London, SW. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; net value, £200 with residence. The church is in the Pointed style.

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

Church Records

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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