The area of our survey is particularly interesting because it includes the village of Old Woking and the railway station which precipitated the development of 'New Woking' in the 19th century. The area includes two features of modern town development:The Leisure Centre opened in 1976 is situated in Woking Park and Woking Six Form College in Rydens Way. The north western section of our area which includes the town centre is both residential and commercial. In Old Woking there is some light industry along the High Street with Unwin the printers beside the river Wey. The eastern parts of our area are rural. There are several farms, a new golf course, the sewage works and sand quarries.Running through the area is the Bourne stream and the river Wey.
Map of the area
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