Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Fittleworth

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

Fittleworth

Primary tabs

FITTLEWORTH is a village and parish, 3 miles south-east from Petworth, on the road to Arundel, near the river West Rother: it is in the Western division of the county, hundred of Bury, rape of Arundel, Sutton incorporation, diocese and archdeaconry of Chichester, rural deanery of Midhurst, Sutton union, and Petworth county court district. This manor, in the reign of Edward I., was held by William Dawtrey, and subsequently passed to the Bishop of Chichester, to whom it still pertains. The church is a small building in the Early English and Decorated styles, and has a chancel, nave, and north aisle. The register commences in 1701. The living is a vicarage, tithe rent £450, with glebe, in the gift of the Bishop of Chichester, and held by the Rev. Thomas Rumpf Drake, M.A., of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. There is a National school for boys and girls. The area is 2,367A. 2R. l0P., of which about one-third is arable, one-third common, and the remaining third pasture and woodland; the population in 1801 was 683. [Kelly's Post Office Directory of Essex, Herts, Middlesex, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, 1867.]

topup
topup

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Fittleworth which are provided by:

topup
topup

Gazetteers

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Fittleworth to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.

topup

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Fittleworth has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

topup