Post Office Directory 1851, Selmeston, East Sussex


Selmeston is a parish near the road from Lewes to Eastbourne, 7 miles south-east from Lewes, in Danehill Horstead Hundred, Pevensey rape, with 1,140 acres, and a population of 228; assessed at 2,497. The benefice is a vicarage, value 130 per annum; in the patronage of the prebendary of Heathfield.

Letters received through Lewes

Ellis Charles, farmer
Gorringe James, farmer
Gutsell Levi, farmer
Harmer William, wheelwright
Newman Elias shopkeeper
Skinner James, farmer


28/09/2006

Transcribed by Stacey Gardner

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