"SEND, a parish in the second division of Woking hundred, county Surrey, 3 miles N.E. of Guildford, and 1 mile from Ripley, its post town. The village, which is of small extent, is situated on the river Wey, and is chiefly agricultural. The parish includes the chapelry of Ripley and the hamlet of Send. At Alderbury, in this parish, stood Newark Priory, founded by Ruald and Beatrix de Calva in Richard I.'s time. A portion of the church alone remains. Its revenue at the Dissolution was valued at £294 18s. 4d."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868), Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]