Searching for "EWHURST"

We could not match "EWHURST" in our simplified list of the main towns and villages, or as a postcode. There are several other ways of finding places within Vision of Britain, so read on for detailed advice and 18 possible matches we have found for you:

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    Place name County Entry Source
    BATTLE Sussex Ewhurst, containing the parishes of Ewhurst, Sedlescomb, Whatlington, and Mountfield; and the subdistrict of Bexhill, containing the parishes of Bexhill Imperial
    BRAMBER Sussex Grinstead, and Windham and Ewhurst. Acres, 117,443. Pop. in 1851, 35,998; in 1861, 35,497. Houses, 6,586. Imperial
    CHICHESTER Sussex Ewhurst, Iden, Northiam, Playden, Sedlescombe, Whatlington, and Winchelsea; the vicarages of Mountfield, Peasmarsh, and Rye; and the p. curacy of Udimer Imperial
    Ewhurst Surrey Ewhurst , par. and vil., W. Surrey, 8 miles SW. of Dorking, 5534 ac., pop. 892; P.O., T.O. Bartholomew
    Ewhurst Hampshire Ewhurst .-- par., N. Hants, 3 miles SE. of Kingsclere, 477 ac., pop. 34; contains Ewhurst House . Bartholomew
    Ewhurst Sussex Ewhurst , par. and vil., E. Sussex, 6½ miles NE. of Battle, 5846 ac., pop. 1095; P.O. Bartholomew
    EWHURST Hampshire EWHURST , a parish in Kingsclere district, Hants; 3 miles SE of Kingsclere, and 4 NNW of Oakley r. station. Post Imperial
    EWHURST Sussex EWHURST , a village, a parish, and a sub-district in Battle district, Sussex. The village stands near the river Rother Imperial
    EWHURST Surrey EWHURST , a parish in Hambledon district, Surrey; at the edge of the Weald, 5 miles S of Gomshall r. station Imperial
    HAMBLEDON Surrey Ewhurst, Dunsfold, Bramley, Shalford, St. Martha-on-the-Hill, Wonersh, and Alford, -the last partly in Sussex. Acres, 60, 351. Poor Imperial
    Holmbury Surrey Ewhurst, Ockham, and Shere pars., W. Surrey, pop. 544; contains Holmbury Hill , with double-ditched camp of 9 ac., 8 miles Bartholomew
    HOLMBURY HILL Surrey Ewhurst, and 8 SE of Guildford. It overlooks the great wood of Holmsdale; and has an irregular, double-ditched, ancient Imperial
    KINGSCLERE Hampshire Ewhurst, Baughurst, and Tadley. Acres, 27, 287. Pop., 5, 260. Houses, 1, 082.—The district includes likewise the subdistrict Imperial
    SHERMANBURY Sussex Ewhurst was the seat of the Peverels; and has left a gateway, of early Edwardian date. The living is a rectory Imperial
    Staplecross Sussex Staplecross , vil., Ewhurst par., Sussex, 6 miles NE. of Battle; P.O., T.O. Bartholomew
    STAPLECROSS Sussex Ewhurst parish, Sussex; 6 miles S of Hurst-Green. It has a post-office under Hurst-Green, and a Wesleyan Imperial
    Windham and Ewhurst Sussex Windham and Ewhurst , hundred, Bramber rape, Sussex, 6610 ac., pop. 1405; contains 2 pars. Bartholomew
    WINDHAM and EWHURST Sussex WINDHAM and EWHURST , a hundred in Bramber rape, Sussex; containing Cowfold and Shermanbury parishes. Imperial
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