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Westham, East Sussex

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Westham, East Sussex

Westham is a large village civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England. The village is adjacent to Pevensey five miles (8 km) north-east of Eastbourne. The parish consists of three settlements: Westham; Stone Cross; and Hankham. The parish is virtually part of the Greater Eastbourne conurbation, and much expansion has been occurring here: hence the large population.
DistrictWealden
Post townPEVENSEY
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ6304
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
Population5,829 (Parish-2007)
 

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

Westham, par. and vil., Sussex - par., 5024 ac., pop. 1000; the vil. is ½ mile from Pevensey sta.

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