Book of the Wandle: The story of a Surrey river


Hard cover, 196pp., with many drawings, maps and 16 b/w photographic plates.

An account of the Wandle genesis and geology, its fauna and flora, its history and industries.

The romance of the ancient Wandle

The vanished races of the Wandle

The coming of the Anglo-Saxons

The Croydon Wandle and those who dwelt beside it

The Carshalton Wandle

The Wandle from Hackbridge to Merton

The Wandle industries

Animal life in the Wandle basin: vertebrata

Animal life in the Wandle basin: invertebrata

Plant life of the Wandle area



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  • Author(s): Hobson, John Morrison
  • Publisher: George Routledge and Sons
  • Publication year: 1924