St Peter, (Hamsey)




Church website.

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


Off the Drove, Hamsey, East Sussex BN7 3PX.

Grid reference: 541400, 112150, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.

Rectors of St Peter, Hamsey from a framed list in the church


Earliest Register: 1583.


There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

No marriage IGI batches known.

Monumental inscriptions:

There are 73 monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 16 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 6 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. PETER. This interesting old church is now used as a mortuary chapel. The original Nor. building has been altered to E.E., but the chancel arch remains. The two-light low-side window S.W. of chancel is late Dec. Tower and font are Perp. The canopied Tudor altar-tomb is called the "De Say Tomb."


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

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