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Tinsley Green, West Sussex

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Tinsley Green, West Sussex

Tinsley Green is an area in the Borough of Crawley, one of seven local government districts in the English county of West Sussex. Originally a hamlet in the parish of Worth, it was absorbed by the New Town of Crawley in the 1940s and became part of the Pound Hill neighbourhood. As well as houses, farms and woodland, it became the site of the 1930s aerodrome at Gatwick—now London Gatwick Airport. The airport's first railway station was briefly known as Tinsley Green.
DistrictCrawley
Post townCRAWLEY
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySurrey / Sussex
OS GridTQ2839
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Dialling code01293
 

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