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Wyke, Surrey

Historical Description

Wyke, an ecclesiastical district in Worplesdon parish, and a chapelry partly also in Ash and Wamborough parishes, Surrey. The district lies 1½ mile NW of Guildford station on the L. & S.W.R. The chapelry was constituted in 1847, and its post town is Guildford. Population, 709. Henley Park and Westwood are the chief residences. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £235. Patron, Eton College. The church was built in 1858.

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 parishWorplesdon 
Poor Law unionGuildford 

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 Wyke from the following:

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

RegionSouth East
Postal districtGU12
Post TownAldershot