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Up Marden, West Sussex

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Up Marden, West Sussex

Up Marden is a small village in the parish of Compton in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England. The former parish was incorporated into the civil parish of Compton in 1933. It is on the South Downs 7 miles north-west of Chichester, close to East Marden and North Marden. There are neolithic and Roman sites in the area. Recorded history of the settlement starts in the 10th century and a church was in existence by 1121.
DistrictChichester
Post townChichester
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU7914
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code023
 

Other names by which Up Marden, West Sussex has been known in the past

Marden ~ Marden Up ~ Upmarden

Up Marden, West Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Marden, Up, par., Sussex, 1 m. SW. of East Marden and 7 m. SW. of Midhurst, 2943 ac., pop. 336.

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