Local History Walk Epsom Common and Spa

Date: 

Tue, 13/08/2019

Time: 

14:00 to 15:30

Cost: 

£5 per person

Contact name: 

David Brooks

Telephone: 

+44 20 8394 1734

Contact email: 

Venue: 

Meet at by the pond on Stamford Green
Stamford Green Road
Epsom
KT18 5BP
GB

Discover the ancient village of Stamfordand the surrounding area of EpsomCommon. Hear how the Common folk made a living and used the Common forbrick making and laundry work. Visit the spot where Epsom salts were found andhear how Epsom became the place to be and be seen—discover how thehumble 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 howthe 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, SpringStreet, Ewell, Surrey, KT17 1UF. Tel: 020 8394 1734dbrooks@epsom-ewell.gov.uk

The Coppers 1953 coronation