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Oxshot, Ockshot or Oakshade, Surrey

Historical Description

Oxshot, Ockshot or Oakshade, a hamlet in Stoke D'Abernon parish, Surrey, with a station on the L. & S.W.R., 17 miles from London, and 3 NNW of Leatherhead. It has a post office, of the name of Oxshot, under Leatherhead; money order and telegraph office, Leatherhead. There is a school-room licensed for public worship.

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 CountySurrey 
Civil parishStoke D'Abernon 
Poor Law unionEpsom 

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

Church Records, in association with Surrey History Centre, have images of the Parish Registers for Surrey online.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Oxshot, Ockshot or Oakshade from the following:

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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