Linch


Linch

infobox UK place
country = England
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latitude= 51.04065
longitude= -0.77201
official_name = Linch
population = 78 (2001)
shire_district= Chichester
shire_county= West Sussex
region= South East England
constituency_westminster= Chichester
post_town=
postcode_district =
postcode_area=
dial_code=
os_grid_reference= SU861275

Linch is a loose collection of hamlets and a civil parish in the Chichester District of West Sussex, England, north of Midhurst. It has an Eighteenth century church dedicated to St Luke.

In the 2001 census there were 29 households with a total population of 78 of whom 40 were economically active.

External links

* [http://www.gravelroots.net/linch/home.html The Linch guide] - part of the Gravelroots Rother Valley Guide.

* [http://www.achurchnearyou.com/venue.php?V=5031 St Luke, Linch]


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