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West Itchenor, Sussex

Historical Description

Itchenor, West, a parish in Sussex, on Chichester Harbour, 4 miles SW of Chichester station on the L.B. & S.C.R. Post town, Chichester; money order and telegraph office, Birdham. The parish comprises 545 acres of land and 274 of water; population, 115. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Chichester; value, £100 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is Early English, and has a wooden belfry.

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 parishItchenor St. Nicholas 
Poor Law unionWest Hampnett 

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CountyWest Sussex
RegionSouth East
Postal districtPO20
Post TownChichester