GRAFFHAM is a parish, in the Western division of the county, Easebourne hundred, Chichester rape, diocese and archdeaconry, West Hampnett Union, Midhurst county court district and rural deanery, 4 miles south-east from Midhurst. The church of St, Giles is in the Norman style: it has a nave, chancel, north and south aisles, 3 bells, and neat shingle spire. The register commences in 1665. The living is a rectory, united with Woollavington, joint annual value £277, with residence, in the gift of the Right Rev. Samuel Wilberforce, D.D., the present Bishop of Oxford, and held by the Rev. Richard William Randall, M.A., of Christ Church, Oxford. Here are National schools for boys and girls. The Right Rev. Samuel Wilberforce is the principal landowner. The area is 1,658 acres, and the population in 1861 was 410. [Kelly's Post Office Directory of Essex, Herts, Middlesex, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, 1867.]
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Graffham to another place.
You can see the administrative areas in which Graffham has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
View a map of the boundaries of this town/parish.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SU928176 (Lat/Lon: 50.950374, -0.680286), Graffham which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)