Waverley, an extra-parochial ville in Surrey, 2 miles SE of Farnham. A Cistercian abbey, the earliest in England, was founded here by Bishop Giffard in 1128; went at the dissolution to the Fitzwilliams, and has left some ruins in the park.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Poor Law union||Farnham|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
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Land and Property
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The Visitation of Surrey, 1662-1668 is available on the Heraldry page.