Maps of the Parishes of Sussex

The detailed parish map of Sussex with index is available on a double sided A3 sheet, folded to A5 size. From SFHG bookstalls or online.

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© SFHG 2002 cartography by Susan Rowland, University of Sussex

The Sussex Family History Group wish to thank Professor Brian Short, University of Sussex, and Mr Kim Leslie, West Sussex Record Office, for their generosity in allowing us to base the sectional maps on one from An Historical Atlas of Sussex, published by Phillimore

Click on the map for one of eight enlarged sections. Alternatively click on a parish name in the list below AFTER noting the map reference shown.

(h), (s), or (k) after a parish indicates part or all is in the neighbouring county of Hampshire, Surrey, or Kent.

The date is thought to be that of the earliest records.

A map reference in parentheses indicates that the place is not shown on the maps.

ParishMap refsParishMap refsParishMap refsParishMap refs
Abinger (s)E2 Albourne (1550)F4 Alciston (1575)H5I5 Aldingbourne (1558)C5
Aldrington (1864)F5 Alfold (s)D2 Alfriston (1538)H5I5 Amberley (1559)D4
Ambersham (in Hants until 1844 and remained part of Steep parish until 1916.) (h)C3 Angmering (1562)D5 Appledram (1594)B5 Apuldram (see Appledram) 
Ardingly (1558)G3 Arlington (1606)I5 Arundel (1560)C5D5 Ashburnham (1538)J4
Ashington (1571)E4 Ashurst (k)I2 Ashurst (1560)E4 Balcombe (1539)F2G2
Barcombe (1580)H4 Barlavington (1572)C4 Barnham (1584)C5 Battle (1610)K4
Beckley (1597)L3 Beddingham (1593)H5 Bepton (1584)B4 Berwick (1611)I5
Bexhill St Barnabas (1891)K5 Bexhill St Mark (1857)K5 Bexhill St Peter (1558)K5 Bignor (1556)C4
Billingshurst (1558)D3E3 Binderton (1592)B4 Binsted (1572)C5 Birdham (1538)B6B5
Bishopstone (1561)H5 Bodiam (1557)K3 Bodle St Green, St Johns (1854)(J4) Bognor St. John (1873)(C6)
Bolney (1541)F3 Bosham (1557)B5 Botolphs (see also Bramber) (1583)E5 Boxgrove (1560)C5
Bramber (1584)E5E4 Bramshott (h)B2 Brede (1559)L4 Brenzett (k)M3
Brightling (1560)J3 Brighton All Saints (1883)G5 Brighton All Souls (1883)G5 Brighton Annunciation (1867)G5
Brighton Chapel Royal (1823)G5 Brighton Christ Church (1897)G5 Brighton Countess of Huntingdon (1781)G5 Brighton Holy Trinity (1871)G5
Brighton London Rd Chapel (1850)G5 Brighton SS Nicholas & Peter (1558)G5 Brighton St Barnabas (1891)G5 Brighton St Bartholomew (1871)G5
Brighton St George (1877)G5 Brighton St James (1874)G5 Brighton St John Carlton Hill (1846)G5 Brighton St Luke (1876)G5
Brighton St Margaret (1870)G5 Brighton St Mark (1872)G5 Brighton St Martin (1875)G5 Brighton St Mary (1871)G5
Brighton St Mary Magdalene (1864)G5 Brighton St Matthew (1882)G5 Brighton St Paul (1850)G5 Brighton St Peters (1840)G5
Brighton St Stephen (1857)G5 Brighton Union St Chapel (1700)G5 Broadwater (1558)E5 Brookland (k)M3
Broomhill (now Camber)M4 Burgess Hill (1863)(G3) Buriton (h)A3 Burpham (1571)D5
Burstow (s)G1 Burton (see also Coates) (1559)C4 Burwash (1558)J3 Burwash Weald (1877)(J3)
Bury (1558)D4 Buxted (1568)H3 Capel (s)E2 Catsfield (1612)K4
Chailey (1538)G3 Chalton (h)A4 Chalvington (1538)I5I4 Charlwood (s)F1
Chichester All Saints (1563)B5 Chichester Garrison Barracks (1856)B5 Chichester Palace Chapel (1699)B5 Chichester St. Andrew (1563)B5
Chichester St. Bartholomew (1571)B5 Chichester St. Martin (1560)B5 Chichester St. Olave (1569)B5 Chichester St. Pancras (1559)B5
Chichester St. Paul (1845)B5 Chichester St. Peter the Great (alias Subdeanery) (1558)B5 Chichester St. Peter the Less (1587)B5 Chichester The Close (1664)B5
Chiddingfold (s)C2 Chiddingly (1538)I4 Chiddingstone (k)H1I1 Chidham (1572)A5
Chithurst (1615)B3 Clapham (1571)D5E5 Clayton (1601)F4G4 Cliffe - see Lewes St Thomas 
Climping (1572)C5D5 Coates (with Burton) (1559)C4D4 Cocking (1558)B4 Coldwaltham (1561)D4
Colgate (1870)(F2) Compton (1558)A4 Coombes (1538)E5 Copthorne (1877)(G2)
Cowden (k)H1 Cowfold (1558)F3 Cranleigh (s)D2 Crawley (1611)F2
Crawley Down (1844)(G2) Crowborough (1839)(H3) Crowhurst (1558)K4 Cuckfield (1598)F3G3
Dallington (1598)J4 Danehill (1851)(G3) Denton (1567)H5 Dicker (The) (1844)(I5)
Didling (1573)B4 Ditchling (1557)G4 Donnington (1559)B5 Duncton (1548)C4
Dunsfold (s)C2D2 Durrington (1610)E5 Earnley (1562)B6 Eartham (1591)C5C4
Easebourne (1538)B3C3 East Blatchington (1563)H6 East Chiltington (1587)G4 East Dean (East Sussex) (1559)I6
East Dean (West Sussex) (1591)C4 East Grinstead (1558)G2H2 East Guldeford (1705)M3 East Hoathly (1559)I4
East Lavant (1609)B5 East LavingtonC4 East Marden (1609)B4 East Preston (1573)D5
East Wittering (1571)B6 Eastbourne All Saints (1879)I6J6 Eastbourne All Souls (1882)I6J6 Eastbourne Christchurch (1864)I6J6
Eastbourne Holy Trinity (1848)I6J6 Eastbourne St Anne (1883)I6J6 Eastbourne St John, Meads (1870)I6J6 Eastbourne St Marys (1558)I6J6
Eastbourne St Peter (1896)I6J6 Eastbourne St Saviour (1867)I6J6 Eastergate (1563)C5 Ebernoe (1875)(D3)
Ebony (k)M3 Edburton (1558)F4 Egdean (1630)C3D3 Elsted (1571)B4
Eridge Green (1856)(I2) Etchingham (1561)J3K3 Ewhurst (s)D2E2 Ewhurst (1558)K3
Fairfield (k)M3 Fairlight (1606)L4 Falmer (1606)G5 Felpham (1554)C5
Fernhurst (1547)B3 Ferring (1558)D5 Findon (1557)E5 Fittleworth (1563)D3D4
Fletching (1554)H3 Flimwell (1839)(K3K2) Folkington (1560)I5 Ford (1572)C5D5
Forest Row (1850)(H2) Framfield (1538)H3I4 Frant (1543)I2 Frensham (s)B2
Friston (1545)I6 Fulking - see Edburton(F4) Funtington (1564)B5 Glynde (1558)H5
Godstone (s)G1 Goring (1560)E5 Goudhurst (k)K2 Graffham (1589)C4
Greatham - see Wigginholt (1840)D4 Guestling (1606)L4 Hadlow Down (1836)(I3) Hailsham (1558)I5J5
Hammerwood (1879)(H2) Hamsey (1583)G4H4 Hangleton (1635)F5 Hardham (1584)D4
Hartfield (1594)H2 Harting (1567)A4 Haslemere (s)C2 Hastings All Saints (1559)L5L4
Hastings All Souls (1891)L5L4 Hastings Christ Church (1877)L5L4 Hastings Emmanuel (1874)L5L4 Hastings Holy Trinity (1864)L5L4
Hastings St Andrew (1870)L5L4 Hastings St Clement (1558)L5L4 Hastings St Clement Halton (1840)L5L4 Hastings St Mary in the Castle (1828)L5L4
Havant (h)A5 Hawkhurst (k)K2 Hayling Island (h)A5 Haywards Heath St Wilfrids (1865)(G3)
Heathfield (1581)J3 Heene (1594)E5 Hellingly (1607)I4 Henfield (1595)F4
Herstmonceux (1538)J4 Heyshott (1587)B4C4 High Hurstwood (1872)(I3) Highbrook (1885)(G3G2)
Hollington St James Silverdale (1877)K4 Hollington St John (1870)K4 Hollington St Leonard (1636)K4 Hooe (1606)J5
Horam (1897)(I4) Horley (s)F1 Horne (s)G1 Horsham (1540)E2
Horsmonden (k)J2K2 Horsted Keynes (1605)G3 Houghton (1560)C4D4 Hove All Saints (1892)F5
Hove Holy Trinity (1878)F5 Hove St Andrew (1538)F5 Hove St Andrew Waterloo St (1830)F5 Hove St Barnabas (1883)F5
Hove St John the Baptist (1869)F5 Hove St Patrick (1885)F5 Hunston (1583)B5 Hurstpierpoint (1558)F4
Icklesham (1606)L4M4 Iden (1560)M3 Ifield (1568)F2 Iford (1606)G5
Iping (includes Chithurst after 1819) (1584)B3 Iping Marsh (1879)(B3) Isfield (1570)H4 Itchingfield (1583)E3
Ivychurch (k)M3 Jevington (1606)I5 Keymer (1601)G4 Kingston (Lewes) (1557)G5
Kingston Buci (by sea) (1591)F5 Kingston Gorse (with East Preston from 1600) (1570)D5 Kirdford (1558)D3 Lamberhurst (k)J2
Lancing (1573)E5 Laughton (1561)H4I4 Lewes All Saints (1561)H4H5 Lewes St Anne (1679)G4G5
Lewes St John Southover (1558) ( )H5 Lewes St John sub Castro (1602)G4H4 Lewes St Michael (1579)  Lewes St Thomas at Cliffe (1606) 
Linch (1693)B3 Linchmere (1558)B2B3 Lindfield (1558)G3 Lingfield (s)G1H1
Liss (h)A3 Litlington (1593)I5 Little Horsted (1540)H4 Littlehampton St Marys (1584)D5
Lodsworth (1557)C3 Lower Beeding (1840)F2 Lullington (1606)I5 Lurgashall (1559)C3
Lyminster (1566)D5 Madehurst (1572)C5C4 Maresfield (1538)H3 Mark Cross (1872)(I2)
Mayfield (1570)I3 Meeching - see Newhaven  Merston (1587)B5C5 Mid Lavant (1567)B5
Middleton (1560)C6 Midhurst (1565)B3 Midley (k)M3 Milland (see Trotton) (1581)(B3)
Mountfield (1558)K3 Netherfield (1862)(K4) New Fishbourne (1583)B5 New Shoreham (1565)F5
Newdigate (s)F1 Newenden (k)L3 Newhaven (alias Meeching) (1553)H6 Newick (1568)H3
Newtimber (1558)F4 Ninfield (1599)J4K4 North Ambersham (see Ambersham) (h)C2C3 North Marden (1584)B4
North Mundham (1558)B5 North Stoke (1565)D4 Northchapel (1571)C3 Northiam (1558)L3
Nuthurst (1559)E3 Nutley (1847)(H3) Oakwood (s)E2 Ockley (s)E2
Old Romney (k)M3 Old Shoreham (1565)F5 Ore Christ Church (1887)L4 Ore St Helen (1558)L4
Oving (1561)B5C5 Ovingdean (1606)G5 Pagham (1610)B6C6 Parham (1538)D4
Patcham (1558)F5G5 Patching (1560)D5 Peasmarsh (1568)L3 Pembury (k)J2
Penhurst (1558)J4K4 Penshurst (k)I1 Petersfield (h)A3 Pett (1606)L4
Petworth (1559)C3 Pevensey (1569)J5 Piddinghoe (1540)H5 Playden (1600)M3
Plumpton (1558)G4 Plumpton Green (1899)(G4) Polegate (1879)(I5) Poling (1584)D5
Portfield (1871)(B5) Portslade St Andrew (1876)F5 Portslade St Nicolas (1608)F5 Poynings (1559)F4
Preston New England Rd Mission* (1895)F5G5 Preston St Augustine * (1894)F5G5 Preston St Luke * (1877)F5G5 Preston St Peter * (1606)F5G5
Preston St Saviour * (1884)F5G5 Pulborough (1583)D3 Pyecombe (1561)F4G4 RackhamD4
Racton (1599)A5 Ringmer (1605)H4 Ripe (1538)I4 Rodmell (1610)H5
Roffey (1879)(E2F2) Rogate (1558)A3B3 Rolvenden (k)L3 Rotherfield (1539)I2
Rottingdean (1558)G5 Rudgwick (1538)D2 Rumboldswhyke (1538)B5 Rusper (1560)F2
Rustington (1568)D5 Rye (1538)M3 Salehurst (1575)K3 Sandhurst (k)K3L3
Sayers Common (1882)(F4) Seaford (1559)H6I6 Sedlescombe (1559)K4 Selborne (h)B2
Sele - see Upper Beeding  Selham (1565)C3C4 Selmeston (1608)I5 Selsey (1571)B6
Shermanbury (1606)F3F4 Shipley (1584)E3 Sidlesham (1566)B6 Singleton (1558)B4
Slaugham (1606)F2 Slindon (1558)C5C4 Slinfold (1556)E2 Sompting (1547)E5
South Ambersham (see Ambersham) (h)C3C4 South Bersted (1564)C5 South Heighton (1604)H5 South Malling (1629)H4H5
South Stoke (1553)D5 Southbourne (part of Westbourne) (1878)(A5) Southease (1556)H5 Southover - see Lewes 
Southwater (1850)(E3) Southwick (1606)F5 Speldhurst (k)I2 Spithurst (1880)(H4)
St Anne (see Lewes)  St John sub castro (see Lewes)  St John Southover (see Lewes)  St Leonard (1834)K5
St Leonards Christ Church (1862)K5 St Leonards St John (1866)K5 St Leonards St Mary Magdalene (1852)K5 St Leonards St Matthew Silverhill (1870)K5
St Leonards St Paul (1868)K5 St Leonards St Peter (1885)K5 Stanmer (1550)G4G5 Staplefield (1847)(F2)
Stedham (1538)B3 Steel Cross (1878)(I2) Steep (see Ambersham) (1610) (h)(C2C4) Steyning (1565)E4
Stone (k)M3 Stonegate (1839)(J3) Stopham (1544)D3D4 Storrington (1547)D4
Stoughton (1571)A4 Streat (1561)G4 Sullington (1555)D4E4 Sutton (1590)C4
Tandridge (s)G1 Tangmere (1538)C5 Tarring Neville (1569)H5 Telscombe (1606)G5H5
Terwick (1571)B3 Thakeham (1558)E4 Thursley (s)B2 Ticehurst (1559)J2
Tidebrook (1856)(I2) Tillington (1571)C3 Tonbridge (k)I1 Tortington (1560)D5
Treyford with Didling (1573)B4B3 Trotton (1571)B3 Tuxlith (see Trotton)(B3) Twineham (1606)F4F3
Uckfield (1538)H3 Udimore (1560)L4 Up Marden (1560)A4 Upper Beeding (alias Sele) (1544)F4
Upper Dicker (1845)(I5) Upwaltham (1554)C4 Wadhurst (1604)J2 Walberton (1556)C5
Waldron (1564)I4 Warbleton (1559)J4 Warblington (h)A5 Warminghurst (1560)E4
Warnham (1558)E2 Warningcamp (1571)D5 Wartling (1538)J4 Washington (1559)E4
West Blatchington (1635)F5 West Chiltington (1571)D4D3 West Dean West Sussex (1559)B4 West Firle (1606)H5
West Grinstead (1558)E3 West Hoathly (1606)G2 West Itchenor (1561)A5 West Lavington (1851)B3B4
West Stoke (1560)B5 West Tarring (1540)E5 West Thorney (1570)A5 West Wittering (1538)A6
Westbourne (1549)A5 Westdean East Sussex (1607)I6 Westfield (1552)K4L4 Westham (1571)J5
Westhampnett (1584)B5 Westmeston (1587)G4 Whatlington (1558)K3K4 Wiggonholt with Greatham (1583)D4
Willingdon (1560)I5J5 Wilmington (1538)I5 Winchelsea (1606)M4 Wisborough Green (1560)D3
Wiston (1570)E4 Withyham (1606)H2I2 Withyham Hamlet (1690)H2I2 Withyham St John (1839)H2I2
Wittersham (k)L3 Wivelsfield (1559)G3 Woodmancote (1582)F4 Woolavington (see W & E Lavington) (1571) 
Woolbeding (1548)B3 Worth (1558)G2 Worthing Christ Church (1855)(E5) Worthing St George (1868)(E5)
Worthing St Paul (1813)(E5) Yapton (1538)C5