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Aldrington, City of Brighton and Hove

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Aldrington, City of Brighton and Hove

Aldrington is the name of an area of the city of Brighton and Hove, previously part of the old borough of Hove. For centuries it was meadow land along the English Channel stretching west from the old village of Hove to the old mouth of the River Adur, and it is now a prosperous residential area integrated within Hove.
Post townBrighton
Administrative CountyCity of Brighton and Hove
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ2705
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01273
 

Other names by which Aldrington, City of Brighton and Hove has been known in the past

Atherington ~ Ederington ~ Eldretune

Aldrington, City of Brighton and Hove in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aldrington, or Atherington, coast par., W. Sussex, 3 miles W. of Brighton, 744 ac. (16 water), pop. 144.

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