Cold-Waltham, a parish in Sussex, on the river Arun, 2 miles SW of Pulborough station on the L.B. & S.C.R., and 4½ SE of Petworth. It includes the hamlet of Watersfield, and its post town is Pulborough, under Petworth; money order and telegraph office, Pulborough. Acreage, 1233; population, 338. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chi-chester; value, £56. Patron, the Bishop of Chichester. The chancel is in the Decorated style, the nave Norman. The church was restored and enlarged in 1870. There is a Congregational chapel at Watersfield.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Coldwaltham from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Waltham, Cold)
Online maps of Coldwaltham are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
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- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
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