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Berwick, Sussex

Historical Description

Berwick, a village and a parish in Sussex. The village stands near the river Cnckmere, 1 mile S of a station of its own name on the L.B. & S.C.R., 58 miles from London, and 7 SE of Lewes. The parish comprises 1104 acres; populatlon, 172. It has a post office at railway station under Pole-pate (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Upper Dieken. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Chiches-ter; net value, £225 with residence. The church is good.

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

Administration

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Ancient CountySussex 
HundredLongbridge 
Poor Law unionWest Firle 

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DistrictWealden
CountyEast Sussex
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtBN26
Post TownPolegate