Post Office Directory 1851, Berwick, East Sussex

Berwick is a small parish in the Union of Eastbourne, Hundred of Longbridge, and rape of Pevensey. The village is situated on the road from Lewes to Eastbourne, distant from the latter 7 miles, and from Lewes 8 miles. The area is 1,250 acres, and the population 199, assessed at £1,502. The church, which stands upon an eminence, is a small plain structure, with a shingled spire. The benefice is a rectory, value £362 per annum, and in the patronage of J. Ellman esq.

Ellman Rev. Edward B.
Cane Edward, farmer
Groves James, grocer
Jenner William, corn miller
Shoesmith John, farmer
White Henry, blacksmith
Weller William, “Fullers Arms”

07 Sep 2006

Transcribed by Stacey Gardner

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