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Camber, East Sussex

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Camber, East Sussex

Camber is a village and civil parish in the English county of East Sussex, three miles (4.8 km) south-east of Rye. The village is located behind the sand dunes that occupy the estuary of the River Rother, where the seaside settlement of Camber Sands is situated.
DistrictRother
Post townRYE
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ9618
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
Population1,229 (Parish-2007)
 

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

Camber Castle

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

Camber, hamlet, and Camber Castle, ruined fortalice, E. Sussex, on the coast, 6 m. NE. of Winchelsea.

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