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Battle, East Sussex

town and civil parish in the local government district of Rother in East Sussex, England

Battle is a town in East Sussex, England, UK. It is known as this because it was the place where the Battle of Hastings was fought.

Battle
Battle Sussex street.jpg
View along the high street towards the abbey
Area31.8 km2 (12.3 sq mi) [1]
Population6,171 (2007)[1]
• Density503/sq mi (194/km2)
OS grid referenceTQ747160
• London48 miles (77 km) NNW
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBATTLE
Postcode districtTN33
Dialling code01424
PoliceSussex
FireEast Sussex
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
WebsiteTown Council
List of places
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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "East Sussex in Figures". East Sussex County Council. Retrieved 26 April 2008.