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Burpham, Sussex

Historical Description

Burpham, a parish in Sussex, on the river Arun, 2 miles NE by E of Arundel station on the L.B. & S.C.R., to which a new road was constructed in 1882. Post town, Arundel. Acreage, 2725; population, 280. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chichester; gross value, £163 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Chichester. The church is partly Norman, restored in 1873.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySussex 
Ecclesiastical parishBurpham St. Mary 
Poor Law unionPreston 

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CountyWest Sussex
RegionSouth East
Postal districtBN18
Post TownArundel