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Twineham, West Sussex

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Twineham, West Sussex

Twineham is a village and civil parish in the Mid Sussex district of West Sussex, England. It is located eight kilometres (5 miles) to the west of Burgess Hill. The civil parish covers an area of 784 hectares In the 2001 census 271 people lived in 100 households, of whom 139 were economically active. The name 'Twineham' is of Saxon origin, meaning 'the homestead between the streams'. In Anglo-Saxon times it was a royal manor. The village centre has no pub, post office or shop.
DistrictMid Sussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ2519
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 code01444
Population271 2001 Census

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

Twineham, par., Sussex, 4½ miles SW. of Cuckfield, 1937 ac., pop. 292; P.O.

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