Date(s) - 17/08/2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Discover the ancient village of Stamford
and the surrounding area of Epsom
Common. Hear how the Common folk made a living and used the Common for
brick making and laundry work. Visit the spot where Epsom salts were found and
hear how Epsom became the place to be and be seen—discover how the
humble salts started the world’s greatest flat horse race and a battle!
Discover Epsom’s lost windmill and race course and its Roman past, learn how
the Common played an important part in WW2 and hear about a WW1 ghost!
Please meet by the pond on Stamford Green.
Walks cost £5 per person and places are limited to 25 people per walk.
Places must be booked with David Brooks, Bourne Hall Museum, Spring
Street, Ewell, Surrey, KT17 1UF. Tel: 020 8394 1734