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Arundel, West Sussex

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Arundel, West Sussex

Arundel is a market town and civil parish in the South Downs of West Sussex in the south of England. It lies 49 miles south southwest of London, 18 miles west of Brighton, and 10 miles east of the county town of Chichester. Other nearby towns include Worthing east southeast, Littlehampton to the south and Bognor Regis to the southwest. The River Arun runs through the eastern side of the town. The town is famous for its historic castle and cathedral.
DistrictArun
Post townARUNDEL
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ0107
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01903
Population3,408 2001 Census
 

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

Arundale ~ Arundell ~ Harundel

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

Arundel, mun. bor. and par., Sussex, on river Arun, 5 miles from its mouth, and 10 miles E. of Chichester -- par., 1969 ac., pop. 2748; bor., pop. 2748. P.O., T.O., 2 Banks, 1 newspaper. Market-day, Monday. It exports corn, bark, and timber. Arundel Castle, chief seat of the Duke of Norfolk, is adjacent.

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