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Danehill, East Sussex

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Danehill, East Sussex

Danehill (also known as Dane Hill) is a village and civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England. The village is located five miles (8 km) north-east of Haywards Heath and on the edge of the Ashdown Forest. Other places within the parish include the village of Chelwood Gate and the hamlets of Furner's Green and Twyford. The Prime Meridian passes through the middle of Danehill. There are no major industries within the parish.
DistrictWealden
Post townHAYWARDS HEATH
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ4027
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 code01825
Population1,927 (Parish-2007)
 

Other names by which Danehill, East Sussex has been known in the past

Dane Hill

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

Danehill, eccl. dist. and vil., Fletching and Horsted-Keynes pars., E. Sussex -- dist., pop. 1150; vil., 6 miles NE. of Cuckfield; P.O., T.O., called Dane Hill.

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