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Chertsey

noun
  1. a town in S England, in N Surrey on the River Thames. Pop: 10 323 (2001)
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Historical Examples

  • South of Chertsey to the Wey is rather uninteresting country.

    Highways and Byways in Surrey

    Eric Parker

  • Chertsey Abbey, which was of great fame, lay between the town and the river.

    The Thames

    G. E. Mitton

  • Cowley, the poet, lived in Chertsey for two years before his death.

    The Thames

    G. E. Mitton

  • It cannot be said that the river looks its best above Chertsey.

    The Thames

    G. E. Mitton

  • It was not at Chertsey, however, that the saintly king was to rest.