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Ringmer, East Sussex

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Ringmer, East Sussex

Ringmer is a village and civil parish in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. The village is located 3 miles east of Lewes. Other small settlements in the parish include Upper Wellingham, Ashton Green, Broyle Side, Little Norlington and Shortgate. Ringmer is one of the largest villages in the south of England. There has been human habitation since at least Roman times. The village church, dedicated to St Mary, was probably built in the 13th century.
DistrictLewes
Post townLEWES
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ4412
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
Population4,591 (Parish-2007)
 

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

Ringmer, par. and vil., Sussex, 2½ miles NE. of Lewes, 5739 ac., pop. 1388; P.O.; is associated with the name of Gilbert White of Selborne (1720-1793), the naturalist.

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