St Michael, (Newhaven)




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Meeching Rise/Church Hill, Newhaven, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 544200, 101100, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1553.


There are 2 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C148291 (1553 ~ 1812); E148291 (1553 ~ 1812); C148292 (1813 ~ 1881).


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There is 1 marriage in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: M148291 (1553 ~ 1754); M148292 (1554 ~ 1881).

Monumental inscriptions:

There is 1 monumental inscription in the OPC database.


Roughwood Churches Album has images and notes about this church.

New Roughwood Churches Album has 2 images of this church.

There are 18 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. MICHAEL. Restored and enlarged in 1854. This old church on the hill has the Nor. apse joined to the E. end of the Nor. tower, in which is a two-light window divided by a baluster. The Nor. windows of the apse are small. The four tower arches are plain, but of good order. The nave is modern. Note: the Nor. butresses.


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


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

There is 1 article about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.


Alias Meeching.

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