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Birling Gap, East Sussex

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Birling Gap, East Sussex

DistrictWealden
Post townEASTBOURNE
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTV5596
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
Population1,577 (2007)
 

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

Birling Gap, depression and artificial cut, in high coast of E. Sussex, 1½ mile W. of Beachy Head; made to afford means of escape to shipwrecked mariners.

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