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"GUILDFORD, comprises the parishes of Holy Trinity, St. Mary, and St. Nicholas, it is a market town, parliamentary and corporate borough, and the county town of county Surrey, locally situate in the first division of Woking hundred, but exercising separate jurisdiction, 30 miles S.W. of London, by the turnpike road through Kingston, Cobham, &c., and nearly 1 mile more by the South-Western railway, which has a station here. It is very pleasantly situated on the chalk downs and river Wey, and the Arun and Wey canal passes through it."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868), Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]


  • St Mary, Quarry Street, Church of England


  • All Saints, Vicarage Gate, Onslow Village, Church of England
  • All Souls, Sutton Green, Sutton Green, Guildford, Church of England
  • Cathedral, Stag Hill, Church of England
  • Christ Church, Waterden Road, Church of England
  • Emmanuel, Shepherds Lane, Stoughton, Guildford, Church of England
  • Holy Trinity, High Street, Church of England
  • St Clare, Cabell Road, Park Barn, Guildford, Church of England
  • St Francis, Beckingham Road, Westborough, Church of England
  • St Luke, Addison Road, Church of England
  • St Mary, Quarry Street, Church of England
  • St Michael, Addison Road, Church of England
  • St Nicolas, Bury Street, Church of England
  • St Peter, Hazel Avenue, Bellfields, Church of England
  • St Saviour, Woodbridge Road, Church of England

  • Holy Family, 9 The Green, Sutton Green, Guildford, Roman Catholic
  • St Edward the Confessor, Sutton Park, Sutton Park, Guildford, Roman Catholic
  • St Joseph, Eastgate Gardens, Roman Catholic
  • St Mary, Aldershot Road, Rydes Hill, Guildford, Roman Catholic

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