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Crawley Down, Sussex

Historical Description

Crawley Down, a chapelry in Worth parish, Sussex, 5 miles SE of Crawley. It was constituted in 1862, and it has a post, money order, and telegraph office (S.O.) Population, 1549. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chichester; net value, £118 with residence. Patron, the Rector of Worth. The church, to which a south aisle has been added, is a good stone building in the Early English style, with a handsome new reredos.

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


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DistrictMid Sussex
CountyWest Sussex
RegionSouth East
Postal districtRH10
Post TownCrawley