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Wivelsfield, East Sussex

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Wivelsfield, East Sussex

Wivelsfield village and the larger adjacent village of Wivelsfield Green are the core of the civil parish of Wivelsfield in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. Wivelsfield railway station (called Keymer Junction until 1896) is located on the Brighton Main Line, in the north of Burgess Hill, just over the parish border. The villages are 9.3 miles north of the city of Brighton and Hove.
DistrictLewes
Post townHAYWARDS HEATH
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ3420
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 code01444
Population1,959 (Parish-2007)
 

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

Wivelsfield, par. and vil., Sussex - par., 3142 ac., pop. 1916; vil., 4 miles SE. of Cuckfield; P.O.; the par. contains the Sussex Lunatic Asylum.

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