County sites

Local sites

UK sites

Overseas sites

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Find Surrey Archaeological Collections at:

South East Research Framework (SERF)

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Resource Assessment Seminar notes

Neolithic/Early Bronze Age papers

Research Agenda Conference


County sites

Domestic Buildings Research Group

Greater London Archaeology Advisory Service

Surrey History Service

Surrey Museums

Guildford Diocese

Southwark Diocese

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Local sites   

Addlestone Historical Society  (Addlestone, New Haw, Row Town and Woodham)

Banstead History Research Group

Banstead Local History Centre  (Banstead, Burgh Heath, Chipstead, Hooley, Kingswood, Lower Kingswood, Netherne-on-the-Hill, Preston, Tadworth, Walton-on-the-Hill, Woodmansterne)

Belmont Local History

Bourne Society  (Caterham, Chalden, Chelsham, Chipstead, Farleigh, Godstone, Kenley, Purley, Sanderstead, Whyteleafe, Warlingham, Woldingham)

Brockham Local History

Brookwood Cemetery Society

Buckland Local History

Byfleet Heritage Society

Capel Local History

Chobham Local History

Chobham : Man's Influence on Chobham Common by Graham Webster

Cranleigh Local History

Cranleigh Local and Family History Centre  (Cranleigh, Shamley Green, Ewhurst, Dunsfold and Alfold)

Croydon Natural History and Scientific Society

Dorking Local History Group

East Surrey Family History Society  (Eastern half of the historic county of Surrey [up to the Thames])

Egham by Runnymede Historical Society  (Egham, Egham Hythe, Englefield Green, Sunningdale, Thorpe, Thorpe Lea, Virginia Water)

Epsom and Ewell Local History Centre  (Epsom, Ewell, Cuddington, Stoneleigh, Nonsuch, Woodcote)

Epsom & Ewell History and Archaeology Society  (formerly Nonsuch Antiquarian Society) (Epsom, Ewell, Cuddington, Stoneleigh, Nonsuch)

Ewhurst History Society

Felbridge & District History Group

Hayward Memorial Local History Centre  (Blindley Heath, Crowhurst, Dormansland, Felbridge, Felcourt, Haxted, Horne, Lingfield, South Godstone)

Holmesdale Natural History Club  (Merstham, Redhill, Reigate)

Holmwood History

Horley Local History Centre

Horley Local History Society

Jacobs Well Local History

Kingston upon Thames Archaeological Society

Leatherhead & District Local History Society  (Ashtead, Bookham, Fetcham,Leatherhead)

Limpsfield Local History

Merstham Local History

Old Merstham - a pictorial history

Normandy Local History

North Tandridge Local History Centre  (Caterham, Chaldon, Chelsham, Farleigh, Warlingham and Woldingham

Old Woking (Old Woking and Woking Palace)

Redhill Centre for Local & Family History  (Redhill, Reigate, Merstham, Gatton, Nutfield, Bletchingley, Leigh, Earlswood, Salfords and Sidlow)

Old Redhill - a pictorial history

Redhill and Reigate Local History

Reigate Local History

Old Reigate - a pictorial history 

Richmond Local History Society

Shere, Gomshall & Peaslake Local History Society

Surrey Heath Archaeology and Heritage Trust

Swallow's Tiles

Tours Unbound - Tours of the Surrey Hills

Walton-on-Thames Local History

Walton on the Hill and District Local History Society  (Headley, Kingswood, Tadworth and Walton on the Hill)

Westcott Local History Group

West Surrey Family History Society  (Western half of Surrey)

Weybridge Local History

Woking History Society  (Byfleet, Horsell, Pyrford, Woking)

Friends of Woking Palace


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UK sites

BBC Legacies (website for local history)

Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Brtain and Ireland

Council for British Archaeology guide to UK archaeology online

English Heritage

Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society

Hampshire Field Club and Archaeological Society

Kent Archaeological Society

London and Middlesex Archaeological Society

Sussex Archaeological Society

Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society

UK fieldwork projects


Overseas sites 

Resource Guide for Archaeology (from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio)

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Maps on the web


Index to historic maps on the web (worldwide).

MOTCO Maps index of 10 London maps:

London and its suburbs, 1862, Stanford (6 in to 1 mile)
London, Westminster and Southwark, 1799, Horwood (26 in to 1 mile)
London, 1830, Greenwood (8 in to 1 mile)
London, Westminster and Southwark, 1746, Rocque (26 in to 1 mile)
Fifteen miles round London, 1786, Cary (1 in to 1 mile)
London, Westminster and docklands, 1802, Fairburn (3.75 in to 1 mile)
London, c 1705, Homan
London, Westminster and Southwark, 1736, Homann (26 in to 1 mile)
London, Westminster and Southwark, 1749, Rocque


List of links to many Surrey maps available from the web including:

Nonsuch Palace, 1582
Richmond, 1600
Richmond, 1611, Speed
Richmond Palace, 1617
Surrey, 1646
Surrey, 1680, Saxon
Surrey, 1681, Blome
Kingston-Croydon area, c 1695 Seller
Surrey, 1742
Surrey, 1769, Bowen
The road from London to Landsend, 1760
The road from London to St Davids, 1760, Bowen
Surrey, c 1765
Surrey side of the Thames, 1766
London to Marlborough, 1778
Surrey, c 1770
River Thames from Boulter's Lock to Mortlake, 1771
The road from London to Arundel, 1767
Surrey, 1787
The environs of London, 1789
Parts of Surrey and Sussex, 1794, Cary
An estate in East Sheen, 1811
Guildford, 1821
Surrey, 1828, Pigot
Surrey, 1828, Pass
Surrey 1830, Pigot
Chertsey-Kingston area, 1833
Surrey, 1835, Creighton
Surrey, 1840, Archer
Surrey, 1843, Archer
Kingston area, 1848, Moule
Surrey, 1848, Creighton
Cruchley's Railway Map of Surrey, 1850
Plan of Virginia Waters, 1850
London and the Thames Estuary, 1860
Surrey, 1861
Surrey, c 1870
London and Brighton Railway, c 1863
Surrey, c 1873, OS
Guildford area, c 1880
Surrey, 1886, Philips
Croydon, 1896, OS
Surrey, 1899

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List of links to many London maps available from the web


Selected individual maps

Rocque's Map 1746 of London. Each sheet does not overlap adjacent sheets. Has an index of place names (not road names)

Horwood's Map 1792-9 of London. Each sheet does not overlap adjacent sheets. Has an index of place names (not road names)

Greenwood's Map of 1827 of London. Each sheet does not overlap adjacent sheets. Has an index of place names (not road names)

Greenwood's Map of 1830 of London. Each sheet does not overlap adjacent sheets. Has an index of place names (not road names)

John Snow's cholera water map of 1859 of London. Three levels of zooming in. Indexed by name and streets

Charles Booth's 1889 map of poverty in London. With index

Modern map of UK Indexed by street name, postcode, telephone code, place, grid reference

Modern map of UK Indexed by post code and place. Can get aerial view of location too


Other maps

Speed's Map of 1610 of Surrey (only portion available)

List of links to many Hampshire maps available from the web

1871 map of Surrey A search using the place name gives a portion of the 1871 OS map


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