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Slaugham, West Sussex

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Slaugham, West Sussex

Slaugham (pronounced "Slaffum") is a village and civil parish in the Mid Sussex District of West Sussex, England. It is located seven miles (11 km) to the south of Crawley, on the A23 road to Brighton. The civil parish covers an area of 2432 hectares (6007 acres) and has a population of 2226 persons living in 943 of whom 1174 were economically active (2001 census). The parish also contains the settlements of Pease Pottage, Handcross and Warninglid, in addition to Slaugham itself.
DistrictMid Sussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ2528
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
Population2,226 2001 Census

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

Slaugham, par., Sussex, 3½ miles NW. of Cuckfield, 5482 ac., pop. 1593; Slaugham Place is a Tudor mansion; the par. also contains Slaugham Hall and Slaugham Park, seats.

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