The Sussex is a lighter, more noisy animal, with a wavy, golden coat.
ACCEPTED FREWEN (1588-1664), archbishop of York, was born at Northiam, in Sussex, and educated at Magdalen College, Oxford, where in 1612 he became a fellow.
The feud did not long survive Shane's return to Ireland, where he quickly re-established his authority, and in spite of Sussex renewed his turbulent tribal warfare against the O'Donnells and others.
Sussex, France, Switzerland, Spain, Hungary, Transylvania, Bukowina, Galicia, Hesse, Baden, Hanover, Brunswick, California, Texas, Mexico, Bolivia, Argentina.
WINCHELSEA, a village in the Rye parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 9 m.
HOVE, a municipal borough of Sussex, England, adjoining the watering-place of Brighton on the west, on the London, Brighton, & South Coast railway.
A telpher line on his system was subsequently erected at Glynde in Sussex.
He seems, however, not to have been contented with this position, and to have entertained the design of putting an end to the dependent kingdoms. At all events we hear of no kings of the Hwicce after about 780, and the kings of Sussex seem to have given up the royal title about the same time.
His remains were laid in the burial place of the Sheffield family, Fletching, Sussex, where an epitaph by Dr Parr describes his character and work in the language at once of elegance, of moderation and of truth.
On leaving Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, in 1681, he became an assistant master at the Birmingham grammarschool, and took holy orders.
Shane O'Neill (C. 1530-1567) was a chieftain whose support was worth gaining by the English even during his father's lifetime; but rejecting overtures from the earl of Sussex, the lord deputy, Shane refused to help the English against the Scottish settlers on the coast of Antrim, allying himself instead with the MacDonnells, the most powerful of these immigrants.
O'Neill, however, refused to put himself in the power of Sussex without a guarantee for his safety; and his claims in other respects were so exacting that Elizabeth consented to measures being taken to subdue him and to restore Brian.
Elizabeth at last authorized Sussex to take the field against Shane, but two several expeditions failed to accomplish anything except some depredation in O'Neill's country.
Sussex had tried in 1561 to procure Shane's assassination, and Shane now laid the whole blame for his lawless conduct on the lord deputy's repeated alleged attempts on his life.
In 1711 he obtained from Archbishop Tenison the sinecure of West Tarring, Sussex, and he discharged the duties of lecturer at Hackney from 1689 till 1724.
The sections provided for cattle are properly restricted to what may be termed the beef breeds; in the catalogue order they are Devon, South Devon, Hereford, Shorthorn, Sussex, Red Polled, Aberdeen-Angus, Galloway, Welsh, Highland, Cross-bred, Kerry and Dexter, and Small Cross-bred.
Amongst prize steers of two and a half to three years old, on the same occasion, the three highest daily average gains in live weight were 2.07 lb for an Aberdeen-Angus, 1.99 lb for a Shorthorn-Aberdeen cross-bred and 1.97 lb for a Sussex.
Other cattle societies, all well caring for the interest of their respective breeds, are the Shorthorn Society of Great Britain and Ireland, the Lincolnshire Red Shorthorn Association, the Hereford Herd Book Society, the Devon Cattle Breeders' Society, the South Devon Herd Book Society, the Sussex Herd Book Society, the Longhorned Cattle Society, the Red Polled Society, the English Guernsey Cattle Society, the English Kerry and Dexter Cattle Society, the Welsh Bla.
He acted as one of the lords justices during the absence from Ireland of the lord deputy, the earl of Sussex, in 1557.
Turning his attention from law to divinity, Hare took priest's orders in 1826; and, on the death of his uncle in 1832, he succeeded to the rich family living of Hurstmonceaux in Sussex, where he accumulated a library of some 12,000 volumes, especially rich in German literature.
TUNBRIDGE WELLS, a municipal borough and inland watering-place of England, chiefly in the Tonbridge parliamentary division of Kent, but extending into the eastern division of Sussex, 341 m.
Three miles south, in Sussex, the village of Frant stands on a hill which is perhaps the finest of the many view-points in this district, commanding a wide prospect over some of the richest woodland scenery in England.
Captain Marryat had retired from the naval service in 1830, becoming equerry to the duke of Sussex.
On attaining his majority in 1871 an annuity of £15,000 was granted to Prince Arthur by parliament, and in 1874 he was created duke of Connaught and Strathearn and earl of Sussex.
RICHARD COBDEN (1804-1865), English manufacturer and Radical politician, was born at a farmhouse called Dunford, near Midhurst, in Sussex, on the 3rd of June 1804.
Thus Charterhouse school, part of the foundation of Sir Thomas Sutton (1611), was moved from Finsbury to Godalming, Surrey; St Paul's School occupies modern buildings at Hammersmith, and Christ's Hospital is at Horsham, Sussex.
The watering-places of the Sussex, Kent and Essex coasts, and pre-eminently Brighton, are specially favoured for these brief holidays.
After his defeat and death on the hill on the Sussex Downs then called Senlac, the duke of Normandy had the country at his mercy, but he recognized the importance of London's position, and moved forward with the greatest caution and tact.
This order was first brought to England by William, earl of Warren (son-in-law of William the Conqueror), who built the first house at Lewes in Sussex about 1077.
In 1567 James Carre of Antwerp stated that he had erected two glass-houses at " Fernefol " (Fernfold Wood in Sussex) for Normandy and Lorraine glass for windows, and had brought over workmen.
About this time glass-works were established at Ewhurst and Alford in Surrey, Loxwood, Kirdford, Wisborough and Petworth in Sussex, and Sevenoaks and Penshurst in Kent.
Beginning in Sussex, Surrey and Kent, where wood for fuel was plentiful, the foreign glass-workers and their descendants migrated from place to place, always driven by the fuel-hunger of their furnaces.
Hallen, " Glass-making in Sussex," Scottish Antiquary, No.
A Roman road, which crossed from the Sussex coast to the Thames, passed near the present churchyard of St Martin.
The Wetherill system of magnetic concentration has been remarkably successful in separating the minerals contained in the well-known deposit in Sussex (disambiguation)|Sussex county, N.J.
The young couple took a house at Warninglid, in Sussex, which did not suit them, and then one in Montpelier Row, Twickenham, which did better.
The trees were formerly felled for building the ships of the navy and for feeding the iron furnaces of Sussex and Hampshire.
RICHARD CHALLONER (1691-1781), English Roman Catholic prelate, was born at Lewes, Sussex, on the 29th of September 1691.
Returning to Oxford, he was elected a fellow of Merton College, and was ordained; and in 1833 he was presented to the rectory of Lavington-with-Graffham in Sussex by Mrs Sargent, whose granddaughter Caroline he married on the 7th of November 1833, the ceremony being performed by the bride's brother-in-law, Samuel Wilberforce, afterwards bishop of Oxford and of Winchester.
Large quantities of small fruits, particularly of strawberries, raspberries and blackberries, are produced, the southern portion of Sussex county being particularly favourable for strawberry culture.
In Indian River Hundred, Sussex county, there formerly lived a community of people, - many of whom are of the fair Caucasian type, - called " Indians " or " Moors "; they are now quite generally dispersed throughout the state, especially in Kent and Sussex counties.
According to the constitution of 1831 the unit of representation in the legislature was the county; inasmuch as the population of New Castle county has exceeded after 1870 that of both Kent and Sussex, the inequality became a cause of discontent.
EASTBOURNE, a municipal borough (1883) in the Eastbourne parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 61 m.
JOHN PELL (16so-1685), English mathematician, was born on the 1st of March 1610 at Southwick in Sussex, where his father was minister.
The violent death of Selred, king of Essex, is mentioned in the Saxon Chronicle under the year 746; but we have no more information of historical importance until the defeat of the Mercian king Beornwulf in 825, when Essex, together with Kent, Sussex and Surrey, passed into the hands of Ecgbert, king of Wessex.
Mantell in the Wealden formation of Sussex, and a large part of the skeleton, lacking the head, was subsequently discovered in a block of ragstone in the Lower Greensand near i Skeleton of Iguanodon bernissartensis.
They are found both at Bernissart and in the south of England, while other species are also known from Sussex.
MIDHURST, a market town in the north-western parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 12 m.
The chalk occasionally becomes phosphatized, as at Taplow (Bucks) and Lewes (Sussex).
1292), archbishop of Canterbury, was probably a native of Sussex, and received his early education from the Cluniac monks of Lewes.
There was a touching incident when the queen's uncles, the dukes of Cumberland and Sussex, two old men, came forward to perform their obeisance.
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The valley, which extends from the borders of Sussex to Hythe, is occupied chiefly by the Weald clays, which contain a considerable number of marine and freshwater fossils.
Along the borders of Sussex there is a narrow strip of country consisting of picturesque sandy hills, formed by the Hastings beds, whose highest elevation is nearly 400 ft.
The statute of 1630 forbidding the exportation of wool, followed by the Plague of 1665, led to a serious trade depression, while the former enactment resulted in the vast smuggling trade which spread along the coast, 40,000 packs of wool being smuggled to Calais from Kent and Sussex in two years.
He now stood for Bramber (Sussex), again with Penn's support, and a double return was made.
The king met the monk at Denu (probably East or West Dean, near Seaford in Sussex), but Asser did not at once accept the invitation of Alfred, and returned to Wales to consult his colleagues.
He died at Stoneland Lodge (Buckhurst Park), Sussex, on the 26th of August 1785.
JAMES HANNINGTON (1847-1885), English missionary, was born at Hurstpierpoint, in Sussex, on the 3rd of September 1847.
In 1785 the prince of Wales joined, and later his brothers the dukes of Clarence and Sussex became members.
His concluding years were mainly spent in the discharge of his spiritual duties, and he died at Mayfield in Sussex on the 23rd of August 1348.
He was the younger son of Richard Evelyn, who owned large estates in the county, and was in 1633 high sheriff of Surrey and Sussex.
15) states that the people of the more northern kingdoms (East Anglia, Mercia, Northumbria, &c.) belonged to the Angli, while those of Essex, Sussex and Wessex were sprung from the Saxons, and those of Kent and southern Hampshire from the Jutes.
Sir John Hippisley appealed to George III., who on the warm recommendation of Prince Augustus Frederick, duke of Sussex, gave orders for the annual payment of a pension of £4000 to the last of the Royal Stuarts.
In the south of England, the larch is much planted for the supply of hop-poles, though in parts of Kent and Sussex poles formed of Spanish chestnut are regarded as still more lasting.
HAILSHAM, a market-town in the Eastbourne parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 54 m.
Even densely peopled areas like north Kent, the Sussex coast, west Gloucestershire and east Somerset, immediately adjoin areas like the Weald of Kent and Sussex where Romano-British remains hardly occur.
Among the most important country-houses are those of Bignor in west Sussex, and Woodchester and Chedworth in Gloucestershire.
lead in Somerset, Shropshire, Flintshire and Derbyshire; iron in the west Sussex Weald, the Forest of Dean, and (to a slight extent) elsewhere.
- Early in the 4th century it was necessary to establish a special coast defence, reaching from the Wash to Spithead, against Saxon pirates: there were forts at Brancaster, Borough Castle (near Yarmouth), Bradwell (at the mouth of the Colne and Blackwater), Reculver, Richborough, Dover and Lymme (all in Kent), Pevensey in Sussex, Porchester near Portsmouth, and perhaps also at Felixstowe in Suffolk.
According to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle the kingdom of Sussex was founded by a certain Ella or /Elie, who landed in 477, while Wessex owed its origin to Cerdic, who arrived some eighteen years later.
Bede states that the invaders belonged to three different nations, Kent and southern Hampshire being occupied by Jutes, while Essex, Sussex and Wessex were founded by the Saxons, and the remaining kingdoms by the Angli.
The south of England, between Sussex and " West Wales (eventually reduced to Cornwall), was occupied by Wessex, which originally also possessed some territory to the north of the Thames.
Before ZEthelberht a similar position had been held by the West Saxon king Ceawlin, and at a much earlier period, according to tradition, by Ella or ZElle, the first king of Sussex.
Sometimes we find one supreme king together with a number of under-kings (subreguli); sometimes again, especially in the smaller kingdoms, Essex, Sussex and Hwicce, we meet with two or more kings, generally brothers, reigning together apparently on equal terms. During the greater part of the 8th century Kent seems to have been divided into two kingdoms; but as a rule such divisions did not last beyond the lifetime of the kings between whom the arrangement had been made.
BACK'S RIVER (Thlewechodyeth, or "Great Fish"), a river in Mackenzie and Keewatin districts, Canada, rising in Sussex lake, a small body of water in 108° 20' W.
Thus ornamental iron castings were made in Sussex in the 14th century, and in the 16th cannons weighing three tons each were cast.
Another in 1584 forbade the building of any more iron-works in Surrey, Kent, and Sussex.
A mansion known as Sayes Court, taken down in 1729, was the residence of the duke of Sussex in the reign of Elizabeth; it was occupied in the following century by John Evelyn, author of Sylva, and by Peter the Great during his residence in England in 1698.
Berhtric was succeeded by Ecgberht (q.v.), the chief event of whose reign was the overthrow of the Mercian king Beornwulf in 825, which led to the establishment of West Saxon supremacy and to the annexation by Wessex of Sussex, Surrey, Kent and Essex.
As a volunteer he served in Dormer's regiment at the battle of Preston in 1715, spent some time on the Continent, and in 1717 entered parliament for Seaford, Sussex.
The following year he was 'returned for Sussex county.
THOMAS BRADWARDINE (c. 12 9 0 - 1 349), English archbishop, called "the Profound Doctor," was born either at Hartfield in Sussex or at Chichester.
BOGNOR, a seaside resort in the Chichester parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 66 m.
On his return journey he narrowly escaped the pagan wreckers of Sussex, and only reached his own country to find Ceadda (St Chad) installed in his see.
When released he wandered first to Mercia, then to Wessex and finally to Sussex.
It was first used during the 16th century because of the belief held by Camden and other older historians, that during this period there were exactly seven kingdoms in England, these being Northumbria, Mercia, East Anglia, Essex, Kent, Sussex and Wessex.
He had been all over England and Scotland addressing vast meetings and, as a rule, carrying them with him; he had taken a leading part in a conference held by the Anti-Corn Law League in London, had led deputations to the duke of Sussex, to Sir James Graham, then home secretary, and to Lord Ripon and Mr Gladstone, the secretary and under secretary of the Board of Trade; and he was universally recognized as the chief orator of the Free Trade movement.
But Randolph, sent to Edinburgh for the purpose, kept them apart; Elizabeth despatched Sussex to ravage the Scottish border, in revenge for a raid by Buccleuch, and in May Lennox entered Scotland with an English force and soon was appointed regent (17th of July).
KINGDOM OF SUSSEX (Sib Seaxe, i.e.
the South Saxons), one of the kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon Britain, the boundaries of which coincided in general with those of the modern county of Sussex.
The history of Sussex now becomes a blank until 607, in which year Ceolwulf of Wessex is found fighting against the South Saxons.
In 681 Wilfrid of York, on his expulsion from Northumbria by Ecgfrith, retired into Sussex, where he remained until 686 converting its pagan inhabitants.
According to Bede, dEthelwald, king of Sussex, had been previously baptized in Mercia at the suggestion of Wulfhere, who presented him with the Isle of Wight and the district about the Meon.
After Wilfrid's exertions in relieving a famine which occurred in Sussex the king granted to him eighty-seven hides in and near the peninsula of Selsey which, with a lapse until 709 after Wilfrid's retirement, remained the seat of the South Saxon bishopric until the Norman Conquest.
According to Bede, Sussex was subject to Ine for a number of years.
Offa also appears as witness to two charters of an ZEthelberht, king of the South Saxons, and in 772 he grants land himself in Sussex, with Oswald, dux of the South Saxons, as a witness.
It is probable that about this time Offa definitely annexed the kingdom of Sussex, as several persons, Osmund, IElfwald and Oslac, who had previously used the royal title, now sign with that of dux.
The earldom of Sussex seems later to have been held sometimes with that of Kent.
WILLIAM SHIRLEY (1694-1771), colonial governor of Massachusetts, was born at Preston in Sussex, England, on the 2nd of December 1694.
It also records the massacre of the British nobles after the death of Vortemir and the subsequent grant of Essex and Sussex to the invaders by Vortigern.
ANDERIDA, an ancient Roman fort at Pevensey, near Eastbourne in Sussex (England), built about A.D.
He accompanied the earl of Sussex to Ireland as his chaplain in 1560, and three years later was consecrated archbishop of Armagh by Hugh Curwen, archbishop of Dublin.
EAST GRINSTEAD, a market town in the East Grinstead parliamentary division of Sussex, England, So m.
St Swithin's church contains, among numerous ancient memorials, one of the iron memorial slabs (1507) peculiar to certain churches of Sussex, and recalling the period when iron was extensively worked in the district.
Three years later, however, he received another appointment, at Lewes in Sussex.
Iron-mining - perhaps the first in the New World - was begun in Virginia in 1608, when the Virginia Company shipped a quantity of ore to England; and in 1619 the Company established on Falling Creek, a tributary of the James river, a colony of about 150 ironworkers from Warwickshire, Staffordshire and Sussex, who had established there several ore-reducing plants under the general management of John Berkeley of Gloucester, England, when on the 22nd of March 1622 the entire colony, excepting a girl and a boy, were massacred by the Indians.
Blundell's grammar school, founded under the will of Peter Blundell, a rich cloth merchant, in 1604, has modern buildings outside the town in Tudor style; and, among others, scholarships at Balliol College, Oxford, and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
There he remained a year, more or less, and "seems afterwards to have gone to Sedlescombe school in Sussex, from whence he passed to Caius College, Cambridge, on the 29th of June 1667, and was admitted a sizar of St John's, on the 2nd of February 1668-1669, aged 18."
ARUNDEL, a market town and municipal borough in the Chichester parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 58 m.
Tierney, The History and Antiquities of the Castle and Town of Arundel (London, 1834); Victoria County History - Sussex.
JOHN MIDDLETON CLAYTON (1796-1856), American politician, was born in Dagsborough, Sussex county, Delaware, on the 24th of July 1796.
By Barbara Villiers, Mrs Palmer, afterwards countess of Castlemaine and duchess of Cleveland, mistress en titre till she was superseded by the duchess of Portsmouth, he had Charles Fitzroy, duke of Southampton and Cleveland, Henry Fitzroy, duke of Grafton, George Fitzroy, duke of Northumberland, Anne, countess of Sussex, Charlotte, countess of Lichfield, and Barbara, a nun; by Louise de Keroualle, duchess of Portsmouth, Charles Lennox, duke of Richmond; by Lucy Walter, James, duke of Monmouth and Buccleuch, and a daughter; by Nell Gwyn, Charles Beauclerk, duke of St Albans, and James Beauclerk; by Catherine Peg, Charles Fitz Charles, earl of Plymouth; by Lady Shannon, Charlotte, countess of Yarmouth; by Mary Davis, Mary Tudor, countess of Derwentwater.
LITTLEHAMPTON, a seaport and watering-place in the Chichester parliamentary division of Sussex, England, at the mouth of the Arun, 62 m.
STEYNING, a small market town in the mid parliamentary division of Sussex, England, Toe m.
In 710 Ine was fighting in alliance with his kinsman Nun, probably king of Sussex, against Gerent of West Wales and, according to Florence of Worcester, he was victorious.
Wallace was married in 1866 to the eldest daughter of the botanist, Mr William Mitten, of Hurstpierpoint, Sussex.
The average elevation of the Highlands is about moo ft.; the highest point, between Canisteer and Vernon, in Sussex county, being 1496 ft.
Of these the largest and the most frequented are Lake Hopatcong, an irregular body of water in Morris and Sussex counties, and Greenwood Lake, lying partly in New York and partly in New Jersey.
The five reserves now held are in Atlantic, Burlington and Sussex counties and aggregate 9899 acres.'
Farms were smallest in Hudson county, where the average size was 7.9 acres, and largest in Sussex county, where the average size was 143.4 acres.
The counties with the largest total acreage were Burlington (343,096), Sussex (256,896) and Hunterdon (248,733).
Peaches grow in all parts of the state, but most of the crop comes from Hunterdon, Sussex and Somerset counties.
In Warren and Sussex counties are abundant materials for the manufacture of Portland cement, an industry that has attained importance since 1892; in the value of its product in 1907 ($4,73 8, 5 16) New Jersey was surpassed only by Pennsylvania.
Granite is found in Morris and Sussex counties, but is not extensively quarried; there are extensive quarries of sandstone in the Piedmont section; and limestone and trap rock are important mineral resources.
Some roofing slate is produced in Sussex county; in 1907 the output was valued at $8000.
In the production of zinc New Jersey once took a prominent part; in 1907 the only producer was The New Jersey Zinc Company's mine at Franklin Furnace, Sussex county, with an output of 13,573 short tons, valued at $1,601,614.
Other minerals, which are not found in commercial quantities, are lead in the form of galena, in Sussex county; graphite, in the crystalline schistose rocks of the Highlands; molybdenum, in the form of a sulphide, in Sussex county; and barytes in Mercer and Sussex counties.
In Bergen, Warren, Sussex and Morris counties are numerous bogs containing peat of a good quality.
long, beginning at Jersey City and passing through Newark, Bloomfield, Paterson, Little Falls, Boonton, Rockaway, Dover, Port Oram, Lake Hopatcong, Hackettstown and Washington to Phillipsburg on the Delaware; it is practically in two sections, one east and the other west of Lake Hopatcong (Sussex and Morris counties; about 928 ft.
BEACHY HEAD, a promontory on the coast of Sussex, England, S.W.
Cypridea tuberculata, Sby.; (Ostracoda); Weald, Sussex.
The whole of Romney Marsh, in Kent and Sussex, formerly constituted an arm of the sea, where vessels rode in deep water, carrying produce to ports no longer in existence.
The dissection of the great east and west anticline in the south-east of England has resulted in a remarkable piece of country, occupying the east of Hampshire and practically the whole of Sussex, Surrey and Kent, in which each geological stratum produces its own type of scenery, and exercises its own specific influence on every natural distribution.
Serving all the coast stations from Hastings to Portsmouth, with various lines in eastern Surrey and in Sussex.
Riding of Yorkshire are especially productive in all crops these; the North and West Ridings of Yorkshire pro duce a notable quantity of barley and oats; and the oat-crops in the following counties deserve mention - Devonshire, Hampshire, Lancashire, Cumberland, Cornwall, Cheshire and Sussex.
Hop-growing extends from Kent into the neighbouring parts of Sussex and Surrey, where, however, it is much less important; it is also practised to a considerable degree in a group of counties of the midlands and west - Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Shropshire.
The counties comprising the greatest proportional amount of woodland fall into two distinct groups - Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex and Kent, with Berkshire and Buckinghamshire; Monmouth, Herefordshire and Gloucestershire.
Thus the industry centred chiefly upon the Weald (Sussex and Kent), the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, and the Birmingham district; but from the first district named it afterwards wholly departed, following the development of the coal-fields.
For limestone the principal localities are in Durham, Derbyshire and Yorkshire, while for chalk-quarrying Kent is pre-eminent among a group of southeastern counties, including Hampshire, Sussex and Surrey, with Essex.
8 East Sussex.
Suffolk Sussex Yorkshire boroughs.
part i.; " A Fragment of the Geography of England - South-west Sussex," Geographical Journal, vol.
HUGH JAMES ROSE (1795-1838), English divine, was born at Little Horsted in Sussex on the 9th of June 17 9 5, and was educated at Uckfield school and at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated B.A.
in 1817, but missed a fellowship. Taking orders, he was appointed to Buxted, Sussex, in 1819, and to the vicarage of Horsham in 1821.
oryzoides occurs in the north temperate zone of both old and new worlds, and is a rare grass in Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire.
On the accession of AEthelwulf, AEthelstan, his son or brother, was made sub-king of Kent, Surrey, Sussex and Essex.
The Baron's Tower, founded in 1155 by the Lovels, lords of Branxholm and Hawick, and afterwards the residence of the Douglases of Drumlanrig, is said to have been the only building that was not burned down during the raid of Thomas Radcliffe, 3rd earl of Sussex, in April 1570.
The Southdown, from the short close pastures upon the chalky soils of the South Downs in Sussex, was formerly known as the Sussex Down.
The church of St Lawrence, founded from Battle Abbey in Sussex, is Decorated and Perpendicular and its east window, of the earlier period, is specially beautiful.
From this date onward Franco-Spanish fleets were perpetually to be met not only in the Bay of Biscay but in the Channel; they made the voyage to Bordeaux unsafe, and often executed descents on the shores of Kent, Sussex, Devon and Cornwall.
The French fleet landed in great war, force in Sussex, burnt Rye and Hastings and routed the shire levies.
London, Essex, Hertfordshire, East Anglia, Kent and Sussex provided nearly all the victims; only one was burnt north of the Trent, and only one south-west of Wiltshire.
THOMAS MAY (1595-1650), English poet and historian, son of Sir Thomas May of Mayfield, Sussex, was born in 1595 He entered Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, in 1609, and took his B.A.
Among other British breeds may be mentioned the Devons and Herefords, both characterized by their red colour; the long-horned and Sussex breeds, both with very large horns, showing a tendency to grow downwards; and the Ayrshire.
3 1843, and educated at the Royal Institution school, Liverpool, and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
In 1812, on account of failing health, he exchanged the representation of Yorkshire for that of a constituency which would make less demands on his time, and was returned for Bramber, Sussex.
Shane maintained a contest which had begun under Mary until 1567, with great ability and a total absence of morality, in which Sussex had no advantage over him.
On his return to Ireland, Sussex was outmatched both in war and diplomacy; the loyal chiefs were crushed one by one; and the English suffered checks of which the moral effect was ruinous.
When Thomas Radclyffe, earl of Sussex, superseded [From Anglo-Norman Invasion] famous Nicholas Sanders, who was armed with a legate's commission and a banner blessed by the pope.
It may be noted that de Warren founded a similar castle and priory at Lewes in Sussex.
The kings of Northumbria and Sussex, the kings of the Basques and of Galicia, Arab amirs of Spain and Fez, and even the caliph of Bagdad came to visit him in person or sent gifts by the hands of ambassadors.
when the Cowpers were Sussex landowners, while his mother, Ann, daughter of Roger Donne of Ludham Hall, Norfolk, was of the same race as the poet Donne, and the family claimed to have Plantagenet blood in its veins.
A very fine prospect over a great part of Surrey and Sussex, and extending to Hampshire and Kent, is obtained from the neighbouring Reigate Hill.
Zeilleri from the Wealden beds of Sussex.
II (C. Saportae) is from the Wealden strata of Sussex, and possibly identical with Cycadites tenuisectus from Portugal.
Androstrobus Balduini from Bathonian rocks of France; Zamites familiaris, described many years ago by Corda, from Lower Cretaceous rocks of Bohemia, and Androstrobus Nathorsti, from Wealden beds in Sussex.
At the same time he conquered the Isle of Wight, which he gave to Ã†thelwalh, king of Sussex.
After this, however, we hear little of Mercian interference with the other kingdoms for some time; and since it is clear that during the last 15 years of the 7th century Wessex, Essex, Sussex and Kent were frequently involved in strife, it seems likely that the Mercian king had somewhat lost hold over the south of England.
Offa's policy was apparently the extinction of the dependent kingdoms. In his reign the dynasties of Kent, Sussex and the Hwicce seem to have disappeared, or at all events to have given up the kingly title.
BATTLE, a market-town in the Rye parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 541m.
From a personal perspective, I was attracted to Sussex because of the interdisciplinary approach to learning that the university promotes.
aeroplanen airplane dropped a bomb on a school in Sussex, England.
airman German airmen escaped in a Canadian Staff car from Crawley Sussex today.
Fees UP Teaching hours DOWN Students angry SUSSEX University students are angry at the lack of teaching hours.
To drive down a Sussex valley With the red antlers to be seen at the rear.
bags of crisps for lunch as well as more pints of Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter.
ballon flights over Sussex.
Lewes declares A market town in East Sussex has been declared an air quality management area due to street canyon problems.
career in journalism, I can't think of a better place to study than Sussex.
The most extensive areas of littoral and sublittoral chalk occur in Kent and Sussex.
chalky cliffs created millions of years ago when Sussex was underneath the sea.
The Sussex models are constructed using tongue and groove shiplap cladding upon a 27 x 45mm standard framing.
The British champion from Eastbourne in Sussex brushed aside her sixth-seeded opponent in 37 minutes to set up a semi-final clash with Nicol David.
clumber (spaniel)eeds of spaniel include the field spaniel, clumber spaniel and Sussex spaniel.
Autonomous Cafe has successfully commandeered EDB Cafe of the University of Sussex on the 31/01/06.
complementary therapy clinics at The Natural Animal Center in Sussex.
operation crackdown Help us to reduce the number of abandoned vehicles in Sussex.
Sussex Pond Pudding A Sussex Pond pudding has a steaming suet crust which encases a whole lemon with golden buttery sugar syrup.
These are Sepia officinalis as only this, the commonest of the large cuttlefish are found in Sussex seas.
Amateur photographers were free to experiment with landscape photography and some early daguerreotypes and calotypes showing views of Sussex have survived.
Report by Andy Horton Old Fort 12 February 2001 Two badly decomposed Dolphins were washed up on Shoreham Beach, Sussex.
The lesser spotted dogfish is the most common shark species around the UK, including Sussex.
Note f: Who claimed dower from Richard de Plaiz in 1256 (Sussex Fines, Sussex Rec.
Right: adult drake Baikal Teal, in captivity, Sussex, UK, February 2003.
Late into the 20th century they continued to burn an effigy of the Pope in Lewes in Sussex.
embroiled in the dispute through its takeover of Leeds Permanent, which owned Sussex County building society.
enuresis services in Hastings and Rother Top of Page There are enuresis services across East Sussex, Brighton and Hove.
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Mick Moore is a Professorial fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex.
She was formerly a research fellow at the University of Sussex.
fencer named Fran, is studying Chemistry with Forensics at the University of Sussex.
He was looking at the possibility of a special practice session near to his home in Sussex to continue regaining full fitness.
A trainee tire fitter in Heathfield, Sussex, on £ 1.75 per hour.
In October 1891, aged forty-five, Parnell died in Brighton, Sussex.
fossilized remains that were found in Sussex by a solicitor called Charles Dawson.
Sussex's field class to Nova Scotia examines aspects of its glacial history, sea-level change and coastal geomorphology.
grog tempered ware, possibly East Sussex Ware.
This was the first sign of a much greater oil spill off the Sussex coast with scores of oiled guillemots and other birds.
The coin hoard from West Sussex is destined for Worthing Museum.
Association for Spina Bifida and hydrocephalus Working with those in Sussex who have spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to create and develop the best opportunities.
She now runs her own busy hypnotherapy practice in Cuckfield, East Sussex.
In Chichester district, the aims are: To promote local character individuality, by planting up rare Sussex fruit varieties.
inquisition held at Shoreham by the King's Escheator for Sussex.
Woodman then returned to his native Sussex where he became an itinerant lay preacher.
Here are a few jottings on my Sussex travels.
kennels in west Sussex and desperatly need to get him a home ASAP.
Printers Teaching Network Users Microsoft Windows The University of Sussex Computing Service maintains the laser printer in 5A17-5A18.
The trial leas were: Hampshire, Liverpool, Lincolnshire, Newham, and West Sussex.
My specialty is the silkies, but we also raise light sussex, brown leghorns, standard cochins, frizzles, and old english.
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matriculated members of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
In 1997 the " green belt " was further strengthened when Mid Sussex District Council purchased another 30 acres of open meadowland.
Professor Peter Nicholls at Sussex, who has written a book called modernisms.
We have legal experts nationwide in places such as London, Essex, Sussex, Bristol, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle and Liverpool.
no-frills airline started flying from Gatwick only five years ago; the Sussex airport is now its main gateway.
northern shore of the English Channel east up to Hastings, East Sussex.
northernmost terminus of the Kent & East Sussex Railroad and is the birthplace of pioneering printer William Caxton.
Even having lived for 20 years in Sussex, I still feel an outsider in lots of ways.
password protected for West Sussex School Staff.
polecat records in West Sussex.
protest camp in ancient Sussex woodland has been set up.
The round-headed rampion, commonly called " the Pride of Sussex " has been used as the main charge on the shield.
The bar has been lovingly recreated from choir pews reclaimed from a private family chapel in West Sussex.
The Sussex Society of Rugby Football Union referees shall appoint referees for all games.
reopen the whole waterway between Surrey and Sussex.
rueful comment from a Sussex viewpoint.
The local hunt saboteurs always add a bit of Sussex color to this traditional past time.
removable saddles have been received well by Devon buyers shopping as in Sussex, Surrey and Essex UK.
Lower Paleolithic Surface finds from the northern scarp of the Downs at Kithurst Hill, West Sussex.
seashore strandline can tell us about the life off the Sussex coast.
Southern Water is bringing cleaner seawater to West Sussex with a £ 3.1 million environmental improvement scheme.
Lewes, like most of East Sussex has a very sectarian past.
shyausing, who lives in an East Sussex mansion, shies away from publicity and has never made his political loyalties known until now.
Dolphins are only occasional sightings off the Sussex coast.
Forest Row Baptist Church Forest Row, East Sussex Forest Row Baptist Church in East Sussex marked Homelessness Sunday 2004 with a sponsored sleepover.
They had asked for four clinical nurse specialists although this was a drop in the ocean in Sussex.
Would such a monumental statue of the emperor have been out of place in Sussex?
On April 18th, the cross-Channel steamer ' Sussex ' was torpedoed without warning.
Through this exhibition you will discover just what the local seashore strandline can tell us about the life off the Sussex coast.
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It features the northernmost terminus of the Kent & East Sussex Railroad and is the birthplace of pioneering printer William Caxton.
Mr Teague believed that the Sussex League were introducing a code of varying penalties to punish transgressions by players.
Perhaps one of the newest trug making companies in Sussex is The Trug Store, established by Charlie Groves in 1995.
Mark Winter, Horse and Groom, Rushlake Green, East Sussex Cooking tip: Use free-range turkeys, which have a good flavor.
Upon arrival at Sussex you will be designated a personal tutor for the period of your study.
unbeaten away league record in Sussex!
vagrant bird has been reported on six occasions from Sussex during the 1980's.
There William the Conqueror to fulfill a vow made on the battlefield, founded Battle Abbey in Sussex.
Kent, Surrey and Sussex used weatherboard long after it died out elsewhere.
west tower has the basic form of a 13th C. Sussex build, finished with the ubiquitous Sussex Cap of red tiles.
THE AUTHOR: Ben Law is an innovative woodsman who has lived and worked West Sussex for over 20 years.
Ward evidently hated batting at Sussex but the team work ethic is to be greatly admired.
HORSHAM, a market town in the Horsham parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 38 m.
The jurisdiction thus extends along the coast from Seaford in Sussex to Birchington near Margate in Kent; and it also includes a number of inland districts, at a considerable distance from the ports with which they are connected.
The limits of its jurisdiction were declared at an inquisition taken at the court of admiralty, held by the seaside at Dover in 1682, to extend from Shore Beacon in Essex to Redcliff, near Seaford, in Sussex; and with regard to salvage, they comprise all the sea between Seaford in Sussex to a point five miles off Cape Grisnez on the coast of France, and the coast of Essex.
BRIGHTON, a municipal, county and parliamentary borough of Sussex, England, one of the best-known seaside resorts in the United Kingdom, 51 m.
See Victoria County History - Sussex; Sussex Archaeological Society Transactions, vol.
It makes excellent charcoal, especially for metallurgic processes; the Sussex iron, formerly regarded as the best produced in Britain, was smelted with oak charcoal from the great woods of the adjacent Weald, until they became so thinned that the precious fuel was no longer obtainable.
Elizabeth, whose prudence and parsimony were averse to so formidable an undertaking as the complete subjugation of the powerful Irish chieftain, desired peace with him at almost any price; especially when the devastation of his territory by Sussex brought him no nearer to submission.
Sussex, indignant at Shane's request for his sister's hand in marriage, and his demand for the withdrawal of the English garrison from Armagh, was not supported by the queen, who sent the earl of Kildare to arrange terms with O'Neill.
- Bloodhound, otterhound, foxhound, harrier, beagle, basset hound (smooth and rough), dachshund, greyhound, deerhound, Borzoi, Irish wolfhound, whippet, pointer, setter (English, Irish and black and tan), retriever (flat-coated, curlycoated and Labrador), spaniel (Irish water, water other than Irish, Clumber, Sussex, field, English springer, other than Clumber, Sussex and field: Welsh springer, red and white and Cocker); fox terriers (smoothand wire-coated); Irish terrier, Scotch terrier, Welsh terrier, Dandie Dinmont terrier, Skye terrier (prick-eared and drop-eared), Airedale terrier and Bedlington terrier.
Essex, Kent and Sussex (see articles on these kingdoms) preserve the names of ancient kingdoms, while the old diocese of Worcester grew out of the kingdom of the Hwicce, with which it probably coincided in area.
BACK'S RIVER (Thlewechodyeth, or "Great Fish"), a river in Mackenzie and Keewatin districts, Canada, rising in Sussex lake, a small body of water in 108Ã‚° 20' W.
Such examples are the seal matrix of the Benedictine priory of St Mary and St Blaise of Boxgrave in Sussex, of the 13th century, now in the British Museum (fig.
The vales of Kent and Sussex are rich undulating lowlands within the area of the Weald, separated by the Forest Ridges, and enclosed by the North and South Downs.
The French attempted to retaliate in 1545, and burnt some villages in the Isle of Wight and on the coast of Sussex.
At the same time he conquered the Isle of Wight, which he gave to Ãƒâ€ thelwalh, king of Sussex.
The Sussex Society of Rugby Football Union Referees shall appoint referees for all games.
The Trust 's aim was a simple one: to reopen the whole waterway between Surrey and Sussex.
To round off the weekend 's matches, John Cannon sends a rueful comment from a Sussex viewpoint.
Removable saddles have been received well by Devon buyers shopping as in Sussex, Surrey and Essex UK.
The £ 30 is the money West Sussex County Council saves on disposal costs.
Sussex Police has successfully obtained forfeiture orders for cash seized from suspected criminals.
However, when Machan finally fell for 53 from 34 balls, Sussex went into self-destruct mode.
Rausing, who lives in an East Sussex mansion, shies away from publicity and has never made his political loyalties known until now.
He joined Sussex Police in 1981 achieving Superintendent rank by 1992.
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These five musicians from Sussex have created something of intelligence and worth that begs analysis, and not some throwaway pop.
On a positive note, at least we can still boast an unbeaten away league record in Sussex !
This vagrant bird has been reported on six occasions from Sussex during the 1980's.
The west tower has the basic form of a 13th C. Sussex build, finished with the ubiquitous Sussex Cap of red tiles.
Simon Phillip Cowell was born in Brighton, East Sussex, England on October 7, 1959 to Eric Phillip and Julie Brett.
England. It is quite free in our Sussex soils.
A Rose Selection Hugonis - A very beautiful, yellow wild Rose, tall and free in Sussex.
In sussex it grows as freely as any Brier.
An American told me he had never seen it so well in its own country as in my garden in Sussex, where the only protection it has is a few ashes thrown round the roots in winter.
Sussex Jewelers: Sweep her off her feet with a romantic blue diamond engagement ring.
Simon Cowell was born in Brighton, East Sussex, England, on October 7, 1959.
Piers Morgan was born in Newick, East Sussex, England on March 30, 1965.
Piers Stefan Pughe-Morgan was born March 30, 1965 in Sussex, England.
He attended local schools as a child, but in his teens, studied at the prominent Chailey School in East Sussex.
In the same year that college took possession of the alien priory of Sele, Sussex, the proceedings for the suppression of which had been going on since 1469.
Here is the Sussex county cricket ground.
The growth of the oak is slow, though it varies greatly in different trees; Loudon states that an oak, raised from the acorn in a garden at Sheffield Place, Sussex, became in seventy years 12 ft.
Oliver was born on the 25th of April 1599, was educated under Dr Thomas Beard, a fervent puritan, at the free school at Huntingdon, and on the 23rd of April 1616 matriculated as a fellow-commoner at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, then a hotbed of puritanism, subsequently studying law in London.
NEWHAVEN, a seaport in the Eastbourne parliamentary division of Sussex, England, 56 m.
18 lb), one Sussex (22 cwt.
The Clumber, Sussex, Norfolk and Cocker breeds are the best established.
In 1640 he was presented to the sinecure living of Hartfield, Sussex, and in the following year he was made canon of Christ Church and exchanged to the rectory of Mildenhall, Wiltshire.
The Medway, however, cuts through the entire hill system, rising in the Forest Ridges of Sussex, flowing N.E.
Within historic times much of this marsh was covered by the sea, and the valley of the river Rother, which forms part of the boundary of Kent with Sussex, entering the sea at Rye harbour, was represented by a tidal estuary for a considerable distance inland.
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