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Ferring, West Sussex

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Ferring, West Sussex

Ferring is a village and civil parish in the Arun District of West Sussex, England. It is part of the built-up area of Worthing and is located on the A259 road 3 miles west of the town. The parish has a land area of 430.6 hectares (1064 acres). In the 2001 census 4361 people lived in 2179 households, of whom 1423 were economically active.
DistrictArun
Post townWORTHING
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ0902
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 code01903
Population4,361 2001 Census
 

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

Feringes

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

Ferring, coast par., W. Sussex, 3½ miles W. of Worthing, 948 ac. and 171 foreshore, pop. 232; contains the hamlets of East Ferring; P.O.; and West Ferriug; P.O.

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