Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Thames Tributary Redhill Brook - Merstham

Thames Tributary Redhill Brook

Post to the north Merstham
Post to the west Redhill


Chilmead lane
Chilmead Farmhouse 16th building with 18th front of historic interest. Also greensand stone wall and 19th barn

Cormongers Lane
Quarry. sand extraction project operated by the Fullers' Earth Union Ltd, which opened in 1954; and becoming part of LaPorte Industries Ltd. Some of the quarry used for landfill site.
Landfill site for domestic waste. Includes landfill generating station

Mercers Country Park
Holmethorpe lagoons on the site of the sand works, nature reserve and birding site plus sports
Warners Brook – south of the lagoons and of Redhill Brook
The Moors – intermittently flooded areas, now nature reserves. Flood containment of Redhill Brook

Mill Lane

Nutfield Road
Ford bridge
Sand and silicon works

Water colour housing project

Sources
Hall. Hall & Co. History

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