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Crowborough, East Sussex

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Crowborough, East Sussex

Crowborough is a town in the Wealden district of East Sussex, England. It is situated on the Weald and at the edge of Ashdown Forest, in the High Weald Area of Outstanding National Beauty 7 miles (12.8 km) south-west of Royal Tunbridge Wells and 35 miles (56 km) south of London. It has road and rail links and is served by a town council. It is the largest inland town (by population) in East Sussex.
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ5130
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01892
Population20,000 (2007)

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

Crowborough, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Botherfield par., E. Sussex, pop. 1638; the vil. is 4m. NE. of Uckfield.

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