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Alfriston, East Sussex

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Alfriston, East Sussex

Alfriston (pronounced All-friston) is a village and civil parish in the Sussex district of Wealden, England. The village lies in the valley of the River Cuckmere, about four miles (6 km) north-east of Seaford and south of the main A27 trunk road and part of the large area of Polegate. The parish has a population of 769 (2001 census).
DistrictWealden
Post townPOLEGATE
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ5103
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 code01323
Population769 (2001 Census)
 

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

Alvricestone

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

Alfriston, par. and vil., E. Sussex, on river Cuckmere, 6 m. NE. of Eastbourne, 2445 ac., pop. 581; P.O.

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