local history walk Epsom Common

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 13/08/2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Location
Meet by the Pond at Stamford Green

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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

[email protected]

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