St Bartholomew, (Burwash)




Church website.

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


High Street, Burwash, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 567500, 124500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.

List of Rectors from a board in the church


Earliest Register: 1558.


There are 4779 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C148001 (1558 ~ 1712); E148001 (1558 ~ 1712); J148002 (1849 ~ 1881); K148002 (1849 ~ 1881); C148003 (1881 ~ 1885).


There are 65 burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are 1585 marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: M148001 (1558 ~ 1712); M148004 (1713 ~ 1812); M148002 (1813 ~ 1881).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are 5 monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 2 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 13 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. BARTHOLOMEW. Enlarged and restored in 1856, and the tower in 1890. The Nor. tower has two-light belfry windows separated by balusters; the chancel and most of the church, E.E.; the low-side window, with cinquefoiled head, Dec. The font, Perp., has a Pelham buckle on it, and there is another buckle in the head of a mullion. The slab, with inscription, "orate p, annema Jhone Coline," is considered to be the oldest specimen of Sussex ironwork. It was made a Socknersh. The church plate includes a chalice and paten, dated 1568. In the churchyard is the grave of the Rev. John Coker Egerton, author of "Sussex Folk and Sussex Ways."


There are 2 documents 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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