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Image number 144
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Battlebridge Farm. Circa 1870. With thanks to Margaret Murrell.
(Margaret's great great grandfather is holding the reins.
Battlebridge Farm no longer exists, but was farmed together with Chilmead Farm.)
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Dawn Stephens from Smallfield Horley posted this comment on Saturday 23 June 2012 09:52:00.

I wondered if I could contact Margaret as My Father worked at Chillmead farm and often helped out at Battlebridge farm from 1945-1963 I'm doing some research on the places I have been involved in over my life and wondered if she would be interested in contacting me and what connection she had with the farms and Merstham.


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Paul Robert Terry from lower hutt Wellington N.Z. posted this comment on Tuesday 09 December 2014 20:50:00.

My father worked at Battlebridge Farm for many years milking cows for the farmer a F.Durman who also owned Chilmead Farm.A Mr Bristow also worked with my father who lived in the farmhouse. Mr Chalk would often help out at times



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Image number 145
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Battlebridge Farm farmhouse. Unknown date. With thanks to Margaret Murrell.
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John Elphick from Marden, Kent posted this comment on Tuesday 08 March 2016 11:40:00.

I spent many days with Alan Bristow who lived with his parents at Battlebridge Farm. His father was cowman.



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Image number 146
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Battlebridge Farm? 1907. Sent from Merstham, probably by Gertrude Durman.

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Image number 147
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Damage caused by parachute mine in Battlebridge Lane, Merstham. April 19th, 1941. Windsor Spice Ltd.


All Saints' Church.

The original All Saints' Church of South Merstham was built in 1897. On the evening of Saturday 19th April, 1941, a parachute mine landed, completely destroying the church, vicarage and nearby houses. Ten people were killed, including one of the vicar's sisters. The vicar and his 2nd sister were badly hurt.


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Image number 148
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All Saints, Merstham. Unknown date. Unknown publisher.

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Image number 149
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South Merstham, Church & Vicarage. Unknown date. F. Frith & Co. Ltd.

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South Merstham Church. 1925. F. Frith & Co. Ltd.

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All Saints' before the bombing. London Calling, June 1943.

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Image number 152
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This picture shows All Saints church in South Merstham in 1943, having been devastated by a parachuted land mine (meant for the nearby railway line) which killed 10 people in April 1941.

With thanks to Alex Hunter, author of "20th Century Merstham".


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Image number 153
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London Calling, June 1943.
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Len cox from Redhill posted this comment on Wednesday 20 May 2015 21:48:00.

Was there today,my uncle was a Canadian Engineer who helped to build CANADA HALL he was billeted in what is now called Rookwood House on the A25 many thanks for posting this he could be in the photo ?



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