St Thomas à Becket, Cliffe, (Lewes, St Thomas at Cliffe)




A Church Near You (Church of England site for this church).


Malling Street/Cliffe High Street, Lewes, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 542100, 110300, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map, Magic Maps


Church of England Clergy Database.

Vicars and Rectors of the church from a board in the church


Earliest Register: 1606.


There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There is 1 burial in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are 4 marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: M148121 (1606 ~ 1837); M148122 (1837 ~ 1880).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 24 photographs of this church. This album will also display any postcards or other images of the church which are in the Sussex OPC database.

There are 11 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. THOMAS À BECKET-IN-THE-CLIFF (P.N.) is a Perp. building supposed to occupy the site of a religious house, ereceted to the memory of St Thomas à Becket. Note: good Dutch painting of the Ascension (1770); a squint with two pillars; a foliated stoup; two piscinæ.


There is 1 document concerning this church in the OPC database.


There are no books about this church in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There are no articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

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