Oxshott Heath :: Shared Description

An area of common land, now mainly woodland, extending to around 80ha, contiguous with Esher Common to the north, and straddling Warren Lane and Sandy Lane. Although owned by Elmbridge Borough Council, Oxshott Heath is managed by a board of conservators established by a provisional order made under the Commons Act 1876, and confirmed by the Commons Regulation (Oxshott) Provisional Order Confirmation Act 1904. Unusually, the common was exempted from registration as common land under the Commons Registration Act 1965. Some small parts of the common remain heathland, particularly on the slopes north of Oxshott station, while efforts have been made to recreate heath near the sandpit west of Warren Lane.
by Hugh Craddock
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9 images use this description:

TQ1461 : Security on the Oxshott residential estate by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Heathland on Oxshott Heath by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Bridleway to Queen's Drive by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Oxshott Heath: path to Heath Road by Hugh Craddock
TQ1460 : Oxshott Heath by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Oxshott Heath: horse rides by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Horse ride to Heath Road by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Cobblers Cottage and Heatherdell by Hugh Craddock
TQ1461 : Heath Road by Hugh Craddock

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Created: Mon, 29 Aug 2011, Updated: Mon, 29 Aug 2011

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