Place:Nutfield, Surrey, England

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NameNutfield
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.217°N 0.117°W
Located inSurrey, England
See alsoReigate Hundred, Surrey, Englandancient county division in which it was located
Reigate Rural, Surrey, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1933
Reigate, Surrey, Englandmunicipal borough in which part of the parish was located 1933-1974
Godstone Rural, Surrey, Englandrural district in which part of the parish was located 1933-1974
Tandridge District, Surrey, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Nutfield is a village and civil parish in the Tandridge District of Surrey. It lies in the Weald immediately south of the Greensand Ridge and has a railway station at South Nutfield which is one stop from Redhill, on the Redhill to Tonbridge Line.

Nutfield was originally in Reigate Rural District which was abolished in 1933. The majority of the parish was transferred to Godstone Rural District, but 216 acres were given to Reigate Municipal Borough. Since 1974 it has been part of the Tandridge District.

Image:Tandridge District before 1974.png

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