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Beckley, East Sussex

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Beckley, East Sussex

Beckley is a village and civil parish in the Rother district of East Sussex, England. It is located on the B2088 minor road above the Rother Levels five miles (8 km) northwest of Rye and ten miles (16 km) from Hastings. The northern border follows the river Rother.
DistrictRother
Post townRYE
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ8523
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 code01797
Population1,012 (Parish-2007)
 

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

Beccanlen

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

Beckley, par., E. Sussex, 5 miles NW. of Rye, 5620 ac., pop. 1230; P.O.

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