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Hailsham
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2777Births111161343579158794685
106Christenings1717213426
88Marriages262101424106482
29Deaths4712124431
14Burials461111
 
Books and other documents
Published Title, author and references
1882Kelly's Directory of Sussex by E. R. Kelly, M.A., F.S.S. ⇒ entry
1901The History of the Parish of Hailsham, The Abbey of Otham and the Priory of Michelham by L.F. Salzmann ⇒ p. i
1904Highways and Byways in Sussex by E.V. Lucas ⇒ p. 316

Pictures 

A South View of Hailsham from the Turnpike leading to Eastbourne - 1773

East Front of Carters Corner - built 1602 - 1785

The Market Square, from the Church Tower - 1901

The Chancel, Hailsham Church - 1901

North Aisle, Hailsham Church - 1901

Hailsham Church and Vicarage - 1901

The Chapel and House, Otham - 1901
 

South Wall of Chapel, Otham - 1901

Hailsham Church - c 1910

Hailsham Church - 1923
 

Places and properties in Hailsham - a directory of homes, farms, churches, schools, inns, and other places of interest that existed prior to 1900 has been compiled from Post Office directories, Kelly's directories, Trade directories, Census data, Ordnance survey maps and books of the period
Churches, Inns,
Schools, Shops
and other places of interest
Baptist Chapel
Boarding School, Brewery Road
Bricklayer's Arms, South Road
Commercial Inn, Polegate
Ebenezer Chapel
George Inn, George Street
Grenadier Inn, High Street
Hailsham Post Office, Market Street
Hailsham Vicarage, High Street
Horse and Groom Inn, Polegate
Junction Hotel, Polegate
King's Head, Cacklebury
Market Inn, Market Street
Otham Abbey, Otham Court Lane
Polegate Place of Worship, Polegate
Polegate Vicarage, Polegate
Police Station and Sessions House, High Street
Providence Chapel
Railway Tavern, Station [Terminus] Road
Red Lion, Magham Down
St. Mary the Virgin Parish Church, High Street
Terminus Hotel, Station [Terminus] Road
 
Roads and Streets
Albert Place
Alexander Terrace
Arlington Road
Bell Street [Bell Banks Road]
Brewery Road
Brook Street
Cacklebury
Cemetery Road
Coldthorn Lane
Devonshire Road
Downash
Ersham Road
George Street
Harebeating
Harebeating Road
Hawkes Lane
Hempstead Lane
High Street
Horsebridge Road
Leap Cross
London Road
Magham Down
Market Street
Marshfoot Lane
Mill Road
Mullbrooks
Otham Court Lane
Palmers Row
Polegate
Sackville Row
Saltmarsh Lane
Sayerland Lane
South Road
South Street
Starvecrow
Station [Terminus] Road
Stony Lane
Summer Hill
Summerheath Road
Swan Road
Terry's Yard
Victoria Road
Vines Road [Garfield Road]
Wellington Terrace
Western Road
 
Homes and Farms
A-L
Amberstone, Magham Down
America, Summerheath Road
Balaclava
Barrack Ground, London Road
Bellvue, High Street
Bramley, Sayerland Lane
Brickyard, Polegate
Butsfield, Mill Road
Butts Field, Station [Terminus] Road
Carter's Corner, Magham Down
Cemetery Cottage, Ersham Road
Clarks, Summerheath Road
Cobden Place, Station [Terminus] Road
Cophall, Polegate
Coppard's Farm, Summer Hill
Diplocks Farm, Western Road
Downash Farm, Downash
Egerton Villa, Station [Terminus] Road
Ersham House, Ersham Road
Ersham Lodge Gate, Ersham Road
Ersham Villa, Ersham Road
Factory Cottages, South Road
Gas Works, Bell Street [Bell Banks Road]
Gloucester House, Polegate
Grove Lane, Horsebridge Road
Hailsham Common, Station [Terminus] Road
Hamblin Farm, Mill Road
Harmers Hay, Brewery Road
Hawkes House, Hawkes Lane
Hawkes Wood, Hawkes Lane
Hawkland House, Hawkes Lane
Highlands, Arlington Road
Honeycrocks, Downash
Hope Villa, Western Road
Laurel Cottage, Mill Road
London House, Polegate
Lower Mill House, Mill Road
 
Homes and Farms
M-Z
Mangle House, Alexander Terrace
Marshfoot House, Marshfoot Lane
Maundie Cottage, Vines Road [Garfield Road]
Meyerton
Mill Cottage, Mill Road
Mill Walk, Mill Road
Mullbrook Farm, Mullbrooks
Newbridge House, Mill Road
Nursery, South Road
Oaklands, Ersham Road
Old Black Horse, London Road
Old Canteen, London Road
Old Gate House, South Road
Old House, High Street
Old Toll Gate, South Road
Osborne House, Polegate
Otham Court Farm, Otham Court Lane
Peel House, Mullbrooks
Pond House, Swan Road
Poole Cottage, Cacklebury
Railway Cottages, Station [Terminus] Road
Railway Cottages, Polegate
Railway Crossing, Ersham Road
Railway Crossing, Sayerland Lane
Railway Gatehouse, Polegate
Sandbanks, Ersham Road
Sayerland House, Sayerland Lane
Shampton Cottage, Brewery Road
Southdown Hall, Polegate
St. Wilfred's, Station [Terminus] Road
Summerhill Farm, Summer Hill
Sunnyside, Polegate
Swan Beerhouse, Swan Road
Swine's Hill, Polegate
The Brewery, Brewery Road
The Mount, Stony Lane
The Square, George Street
The Willows, Cacklebury
Town Farm, Mill Road
White Dyke, Mill Road
Woodside, Hempstead Lane
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