British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » West Sussex » West Tarring, West Sussex - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

West Tarring, West Sussex

Local area map loading...

West Tarring, West Sussex

DistrictWorthing Borough
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ1303
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01903

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

Tarring ~ Tarring West

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

Tarring, West, par., Sussex, on the coast, 1½ mile NW. of Worthing, 1191 ac., pop. 733; P.O.; is famous for its fig orchards; the archbishops of Canterbury long had a palace here; the par. forms the hundred of Tarring.

Your comments about West Tarring, West Sussex

What do you know about West Tarring, West Sussex? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus