Flimwell  Sussex


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Flimwell like this:

FLIMWELL, a hamlet in Ticehurst parish, and a chapelry in Ticehurst, Etchingham, and Hawkhurst parishes, Sussex. The hamlet lies 2 miles ENE of Ticehurst village, and 3½ N of Etchingham r. station; and has a post office under Hurst-Green. The chapelry was constituted in 1841. Pop., 811. Houses, 146. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chichester. Value, £130.* Patron, the Bishop of Chichester.

Flimwell through time

Flimwell is now part of Rother district. Click here for graphs and data of how Rother has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Flimwell itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Flimwell, in Rother and Sussex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 21st September 2021

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