Beggars Bush: A Perambulation through the Disciplines of History, Geography, Archaeology, Literature, Philology, Natural History, Botany, Biography & Beggary

Bolney West Sussex Beggars Bush 1792

On northern edge of Bolney parish, adjacent to Warninglid, and near Cuckfield. Now the site of Beggars Bush Nurseries, Brighton Road, Warninglid, Heywards Heath RS17 5GY  just off the A23.

The original field is split by the A23 London to Brighton road. It is appears as a clearing in woodland, and is described as probably fit only for grazing, compared with adjacent arable fields. On the west side it is bounded by an old drovers road from London.

OS Grid



Draft O.S. 1st edition 1” survey of 1792


Bob Franks

Posted: April 6th, 2011 | Filed under: Places | Tags: , | No Comments »

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