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Surrey, England

Surrey, England
By UK Travel Guides

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Celtic, Roman and even late Stone Age settlements. The site of one of England’s defining moments, the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215, is at the riverside meadow of Runnymede. The most impressive of all buildings along the Thames is Hampton Court, where Henry VIII expanded Cardinal Wolsey’s already magnificent palace.

Farnham, with its lovely Georgian architecture and 12th-century castle, is the largest town in southwestern Surrey, while Guildford, the ancient county town of Surrey, is an obvious base for travellers interested in exploring Surrey. Guildford has been the capital of the region since pre- Norman times, and the remains of Henry II’s castle and keep provide commanding views over the surrounding area. The old Georgian cobbled High Street incorporates the Tudor Guildhall, with its distinctive gilded clock. Woking, like many Surrey towns, was tr...
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