Post Office Directory 1851, Selmeston, East Sussex

Selmeston is a parish near the road from Lewes to Eastbourne, 7 miles south-east from Lewes, in Danehill Horstead Hundred, Pevensey rape, with 1,140 acres, and a population of 228; assessed at 2,497. The benefice is a vicarage, value 130 per annum; in the patronage of the prebendary of Heathfield.

Letters received through Lewes

Ellis Charles, farmer
Gorringe James, farmer
Gutsell Levi, farmer
Harmer William, wheelwright
Newman Elias shopkeeper
Skinner James, farmer


Transcribed by Stacey Gardner

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