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The 14th century church in Etchingham is dedicated to the Assumption of the Blessed Mary and St Nicholas. It was built in the grounds of a moated manor owned by Sir William de Echyngham, and indeed the remains of the moat can still be seen. The building has had extensive repairs over the years to counter subsidence, perhaps caused by the drying out of the moat. These repairs included filling the vaults below the church with concrete (after the coffins had been reburied in the churchyard) in the early years of the twentieth century.
Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.
812 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1841 census.
1 individual in the OPC Database for the 1851 census.
3 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.
2 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1871 census.
2 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1881 census.
5 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1901 census.
The OPC database contains 75 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.
There are no protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.
The OPC database contains 73 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.
There are 72 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.
Bygone Etchingham on flickr has an enormous collection of Etchingham images
Roughwood Postcard Album has images of Etchingham
The OPC database contains no postal directory entries for this parish.
There is 1 book about this parish in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.
There are 7 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.
There are 2 people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.
The OPC database contains 1 will of someone who lived in this parish.
The OPC database contains no wills that mention this parish.
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