Compiled from articles originally published by Charles Knight / SDUK
[the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge "Penny magazine" 1833-1848]
A 58 page book, supplied as a PDF document on CD-ROM.
Articles describing 24 Market Towns of Sussex, varying from one paragraph to several pages in length.
Arundel, Battle, Bognor, Bramber, Brighton, Chichester, Cuckfield, Eastbourne, East Grinstead, Hailsham, Hastings, Horsham, Lewes, Mayfield, Midhurst, Newhaven, Petworth, Pevensey, Rye, Seaford, Shoreham, Steyning, Winchelsea, Worthing.
Details include historical events, industries, population numbers, markets, churches, schools and a contemporary description of the towns.
Especially contains interesting in-depth descriptions of Arundel, Battle, Brighton, Chichester, Rye & Winchelsea.