Thames Tributary The Rye - Leatherhead
The Rye flows south west towards the River Mole
Post to the north Malden Rushett
Post to the west Oaklawn Road
Post to the east Lower Ashtead
Post to the south Leatherhead industrial rail side
This was once called Bradmere Lane
B&Q. Previously car service station, air raid shelters in the banks behind
Golf Club House at the back of the current B & Q,
West Hill School. A Special school with science status
Woodbridge Brickworks. In the woods to the rear of the Tesco Store. This was a 19th brickfield and some flooded pits remain.
Once again this section would have been impossible without Peter Tarp lee’s ‘Industrial History of the Mole Valley.