Appledram, (West Sussex)

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Appledram (or Apuldrum) is a small parish to the south west of Chichester, on the north eastern upper reach of the harbour.

Most of the parish is farmland, with access to the harbour at Dell Quay. The church is dedicated to St Mary and is believed to have been built soon after 1100, but the present building was constructed in about 1250. The south aisle was added about a hundred years later.

Places of worship:

Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.

St Mary the Virgin

Census returns:

The OPC Database has no census returns for people residing in this parish yet.


Grid reference: 484026, 103247 ~ View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.

Militia records etc:

Roll of Honour have a transcription of the war memorial and biographical information concerning the individuals listed

Roll of Honour on the wall of St Mary's Church

Poll Registers:

The OPC database contains 7 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.

1641 Protestation Returns:

There are 22 protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.


The OPC database contains 8 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.


There are 4 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.

POWPics (The new Roughwood churches album) contains 13 photographs of churches in this parish. This album will also display any postcards or other images of churches which are in the Sussex OPC database.

Postal directories:

The OPC database contains no postal directory entries for this parish.

1911 Kelly's Directory for Appledram

1909 Kelly's Directory for Appledram

1851 Post Office Directory for Appledram (under entry for Chichester)


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

There are 3 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

There are no people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.


The OPC database contains no wills of people who lived in this parish.

The OPC database contains no wills that mention this parish.

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