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WSFHS has no records for Binscombe Quaker Burial Ground.

It is in the ecclesiastical parishan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of Farncombe St John the Evangelist. The parish was created from part of the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Godalming St Peter and St Paul in 1849. There was also a Baptist Chapel, a Gospel Hall, and a Wesleyan Chapel in Farncombe; and Binscombe Church in Binscombe Friends of Surrey Cemeteries (Surrey Cemeteries: a survey, 2012):
SHC 6189/5/2 burial notes for Dorking, Horsham & Guildford 1896-1906 covering Quakers at these meeting houses who died and where they were buried. Includes burials in general cemeteries and churchyards (inc Brookwood, Bournemouth etc).

161 burials 1659-1790 by the side of Fox’s barn, leased to Friends for 2000 years. Walls mid 17th C listed HER 3799.

SHC dates quote 1695-1864. Plaque refers to land being originally owned by Thomas Patching. George Fox is said to have preached in barn in 1655. Land sold to James More-Molyneux of Loseley Park in 1864.

WSFHS CD10(Surrey Burial Index) has burial records for For a full list of parishes covered click here (opens in a new page). or see our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).

WSFHS CD15(Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI) has Baptismal records for For a full list of parishes covered click here (opens in a new page). or see our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).

WSFHS CD30(Ancient Parishes in the Guildford district) has baptismal records for Godalming St Peter and St Paul for 1582-1840, Marriages for 1583-1837 and Burials for 1583-1840. See our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).
Binscombe is a locality within the (Civil) Parisha Civil Parish is the bottom most tier of local government in England Sometimes called Town Councils in urban areas

[NB Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have different systems of local government]
Godalming in the Waverley district of Surrey.



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The map gives a very approximate location. The map reference is SU 96727 45918

Godalming Quakers

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