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North and South Ambersham, Sussex

Historical Description

Ambersham, North and South, two townships and tithings in Sussex, on the river Rother, 2½ miles ESE of Midhurst station on the L.B. & S.C.R. They belong to Steep parish, but lie detached from the rest of it, and prior to 1844 they were in Hampshire. Acres of North Amber-sham, 1169; population, 170; of South Ambersham, 1502; population, 186.

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 
Civil parishSteep 
Civil parishSteep 
Poor Law unionMidhurst 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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