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Surrey



Introduction of Surrey
County in the SE, with its administrative headquartersat Kingston-upon-Thames. One of the homecounties around London, in Anglo-Saxon times itwas held at various times by Mercia and Wessex,until invaded by Viking Danes in the ninth century.At Runnymede here in 1215 King John signed theMagna Carta. The region is known for its Iron Ageearthworks, notably at Lingfield.County in the SE, with its administrative headquartersat Kingston-upon-Thames. One of the homecounties around London, in Anglo-Saxon times itwas held at various times by Mercia and Wessex,until invaded by Viking Danes in the ninth century.At Runnymede here in 1215 King John signed theMagna Carta. The region is known for its Iron Ageearthworks, notably at Lingfield.

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