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Graffham, West Sussex

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Graffham, West Sussex

Graffham is a village and civil parish in West Sussex, England, situated on the northern escarpment of the South Downs. It is made up of the village of Graffham and the hamlet of Selham. It forms part of the Bury Ward for the purposes of electing a Councillor to Chichester District Council. In the 1861 census the parish covered 6.71 km² (1,658 acres) and had a population of 410. Selham was still a separate parish covering 4.22 km² (1,042 acres) with a population of 123.
DistrictChichester
Post townPETWORTH
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU9217
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 code01798
Population510 2001 Census
 

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

Grafham

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

Graffham, par. and vil., W. Sussex, 4 miles SE. of Midhurst, 1714 ac., pop. 413; P.O.

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