A Compendious History of Sussex - 1870 - Introduction.
A Facsimile Reproduction of the Original Books of A Compendious History of Sussex 1870 Topographical, Archaeological & Anecdotical.
By Mark Antony Lower M.A.
Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Normandy, America, Newcastle upon Tyne, Member of the Academy of Sciences of Caen and one of the founders of the Sussex Archaeological Society.
Book Volumes 1, 2 & map of Sussex.
Containing an Index to the first Twenty Volumes of the "Sussex Archaeological Collections."
Parishes listed in alphabetical order (bookmarked for easy location).
Where mentioned, Doomsday Book or volgo parish name.
Lists location (Hundred & Rape), population, size, distances from Railway Stations, Post Towns Etc., Incumbent, date of earliest parish register, Gentry, Seat & Chief Land Owners.
A comprehensive parish history, in some cases back to medieval times, with references to entries in the ‘Sussex Archaeological Collections’ located at the end of Volume 2.
Facsimile Reproduction produced from an edition of 'A Compendious History of Sussex ' Volumes 1 & 2 kindly lent to the P.R.T.S. for publication by Michael J. Burchall, BA(Hons),FSG