Twineham, a parish in Sussex, 4½ miles W by N of Burgess Hill station on the L.B. & S.C.R., and 4¼ SW of Cuckfield. It has a post office under Haywards Heath; money order and telegraph office, Bolney. Acreage, 1937; population, 314. There is a parish council consisting of five members. Hickstead Place is the chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Chichester; gross value, £300 with residence. The church is a brick edifice of the 16th century.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Twineham St. Peter|
|Poor Law union||Cuckfield|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Twineham from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Twineham (St. Peter))
Online maps of Twineham are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- 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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