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The Adur or Alder, Sussex

Historical Description

Adur or Alder, The, a river of Sussex. It rises in St Leonard's Forest, in the neighbourhood of Horsham, and runs about 20 miles southward, past Asliurst and Steyning, to the English Channel at Shoreham. It affords good trout fishing above Bolney, and is noted for its mullet farther down.

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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