Gravelroots LINCH
West Sussex
Parish Index
main index click for
Rother Valley
Trail link
The Rother Valley
West Sussex, England

Linch
index

Rother Valley :- directories | Rother valley trail | photo galleries | travel | fire service | police | schools | pubs - BB | churches | railways | contact us | more

 

click for photo gallery
St. Lukes

Linch Parish
click here for Parish clerk details
click here for list of area parish clerks
 
Ord Survey grid ref - SU861275
London 43 miles - 69 km
Chichester District of West Sussex
Postcode GU30
phone code 01428
 
 
INDEX
business directories
Census returns Linch 1841
Church, St. Luke
Clergy, Linch Parish, list from 1224
Fire Service
Mobile library - times dates - Milland
Mural, St. Lukes
Noticeboard
Photos, St. Luke
Police
War Memorial
 
1867 post office directory
1851 post office directory
 
Linch Tithe Apportionment transcription
of the Rent-Charge in lieu of Tithes in the Parish of Linch, 1849
 
Main directories
Main Index
 
 

 
B&B
Woodmans Green Farm, Linch
01428 741250
 

click for area maps

 

 
Linch is a civil parish in West Sussex. It is a small hamlet 3 miles north of Stedham, 5 miles north-west from Midhurst. In the Domesday Book it was called Lince. It has an 18th century church dedicated to St Luke.
 
The medieval parish of Linch consisted of 2 parts -
the main settlement was round the church, whose site is now marked by Linch Farm, and extending on to the Downs which rise steeply above it to the south; entirely separate and distant some 7 miles to the north, and stretching northwards for 2 miles to reach the Hampshire border, was the Wealden outlier of the manor, probably corresponding to the 'woodland yielding 10 swine' in 1086.
 
The parish was never populous:
in 1428 there were only 6 householders plus the rector.
1841 census shows 69 names - - - see returns copy
The population in 1851 was 90.
The population in 1861 was 111.
The population in 1901 was 101.
The population in 1911 was 96.
In the 2001 census there was a population of 78 & 29 households.
 
War Memorial
No Memorial in the Church of St. Luke but there is a memorial cross that stands on a little green 300 yards north of the turning to Milland. The Memorial includes the small areas of Redford and Wardley.
10 men recorded with Surnames and Christian names only.
click here for more details Linch, Roll Of Honour
 
Linch
A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 4: The Rape of Chichester [published 1953]
 

Compass route 93
Milland - Midhurst
Midhurst - Woolbeding - Redford - Milland via Linch & Budgens
timetable
Local travel
 
LONDON ACADEMY PLANS A
600 PUPIL SCHOOL ON OLD
ST. CUTHMANS SITE

June 2013

A St Lukes church is shown on the 2 maps below - click image
 
click for 1610 map
Sussex 1610 - Speed
 
click for 1695 map
Sussex 1695 - Morden

LINCH   NOTICEBOARD
  NORWOOD
  CONTRACTORS
All Areas GARDEN MAINTENANCE
grass & hedge cutting, pruning, weeding, planting etc..
01798867338
07973370727


 
click for details
 

click for details
 
click for details
 

Anyone may place any notice here - state dates to run from & to
size irrelevant, this area can extend down - Non commercial entries are free - simply e-mail your notice to us
 

Something missing? or see any errors, please let us know - We'll check it & change it.

newsflash
a linked message will appear here when activated
newsflash
click for information


Visit the Rother Valley Trail
 
Visit the Vintage Trail
 


 

 
Rother Valley Croquet Club
 based in Duncton
 
macmillan cancer fund
 

Gravelroots is a locally operated website based at Fernhurst on the Sussex, Surrey & Hampshire border.
Information and images are updated throughout this site on a constant daily basis. If you regularly use or
have visited these pages previously remember to refresh the pages for any new entries...Refresh page.
If you are searching for specific information and unable to find it, or you see errors, please let us know.
 

 

Why do we show adverts?
How is the site funded?
Support us

Many of the images shown throughout the website are available as downloads via email
click for more information
Our offline archives are extensive, if you are here searching for particular images, let us know.
 

Todays photos, observations and news are tomorrows history, be part of it.
You can add photos, documents or information to these pages, or even start a new one.
Simply e-mail your material to us & share it with everyone. Your material will be credited to you.
 
A short selection of links to some of the many other pages from Gravelroots
The Vintage Trail - - Fire & Rescue - - The Rother Valley Trail - - Churches - - Venue - Gigs and live music - - Pubs & Hotels - - more
Rother Valley
Chithurst - - Cocking - - Didling - - Duncton - - Easebourne - - East Lavington - - Fernhurst - - Fittleworth - - Graffham
Harting - - Heyshott - - Iping - - Lickfold - - Linch - - Lodsworth - - Lurgashall - - Midhurst - - Northchapel - - Nyewood
Petworth - - Rogate - - Selham - - South Ambersham - - Stedham - - Sutton - - Tillington - - Trotton - - Upperton
 
Each click gives a cupful of food to the starving
This page is part of Gravelroots
Searching for something specific, use the indexes
This site is best viewed full screen, F11, in 1024 x 768 or higher
WaterAids vision is of a world where everyone has access to safe water and sanitation
 
Why do we show adverts, how is the site funded? - Support us
area homepage
copyright information
page top
 
main index
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Google Sitemap GeneratorFight SpamValid CSS
page protected by copy sentry