Parish Church, (Cocking)




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Hoyle Lane, Cocking, West Sussex GU29 0HJ.

Grid reference: 487500, 117500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1558.


There are 2568 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: P013901 (1559 ~ 1849); C070261 (1838 ~ 1875); E070261 (1838 ~ 1875).


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 no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


There are 5 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

Restored in 1865 and 1896. The nave, with one window (recently opened), and the chancel, with plain arch and traces of windows, are Nor.; S. aisle, with its E. window, tower and two windows of chancel are Dec.; N. aisle and S. porch are modern. Note: piscina in chancel, and piscina and aumbry in S. aisle; the fine canopied wall tomb (13th c.) used for Easter sepulchre; low-side window; and the painting on splay of Nor. window over nave arcade, representing an angel beckoning to two shepherds with a dog. Font, Nor., on pedestal of later date.


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