Talworth, Surrey

Historical Description

Talworth, a hamlet in Long Ditton parish, Surrey, 2¼ miles SSE of Kingston-upon-Thames, and 1 mile from Surbiton station on the L. & S.W.R. An ancient manor-house here was held by the Earl of Kent, uncle of Edward III., and is now a farmhouse.

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
Civil parish Long Ditton
Hundred Kingston
Poor Law union Kingston

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Visitations Heraldic

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