Historical Food in Surrey: Archive Resource Packs

Image of Grow More Food poster. Surrey History Centre ref: 2167/6/29

Surrey History Centre ref: 2167/6/29

Food in Surrey – Source Packs

These resource packs provide teachers with access to primary sources from Surrey’s archives. Sources include Tudor letters and menus, recipes from the Stuart and Georgian period, together with Victorian inventions and food campaigns in the world wars. These sources can be used for an in depth local history study or as a foundation for cross curricular learning.

There are two packs covering different key stages. Click on the links below to see each pack.

1. Key stage 1 and 2

2. Key Stage 3 and 4


Due to copyright law this source pack is for classroom use only. Photocopies can be made for classroom use only and all sources must be accredited to the Surrey History Centre with the correct references. Copies must not be redistributed.

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