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Wisborough Green, West Sussex

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Wisborough Green, West Sussex

Wisborough Green is a village and civil parish in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England 2 miles miles west of Billingshurst on the A272. Newbridge where the A272 crosses the River Arun 1 mile mile east of the village was the highest point of the Arun navigation, and the southern end of the Wey and Arun Canal. Newbridge Wharfe on the southern side of the bridge was an important part of the local transport system in the nineteenth century.
DistrictChichester
Post townBillingshurst
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ0426
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 code01403
Population1,360 2001 Census
 

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

Wisborough Green, par. and vil., Sussex - par., 8565 ac. (90 water), pop. 1656; vil., on Arun and Wey Canal, 6 miles NE. of Petworth; P.O.

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