Monthly Archives: April 2017

‘On The Beat’ – The History and Archive of West Sussex Constabulary (1857-1967)

2017 marks not one, but two very special anniversaries for West Sussex Constabulary. They were formed on 4th April 1857 as a result of the County and Police Act 1856 which made it compulsory for counties to have their own … Continue reading

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Record of the Month

Par 193/7/2 West Tarring Market Charter (11 June 1444) The West Tarring market charter is the oldest document that I have had the pleasure of cataloguing in my twenty seven years at West Sussex Record Office so, as I am … Continue reading

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