- Singleton, West Sussex
infobox UK place
country = England
population = 476 (2001)
region= South East England
postcode_district = PO18
The village name is derived from the Anglo-Saxon 'sengel', which means "burnt clearing".
Weald and Downland Open Air Museumof Historic Buildings is situated on the edge of the village. Over 40 historic buildings from south-east England have been rescued from destruction, dismantled and reconstructed on the site.
A railway served the village at Singleton station between 1880 and 1953. The station complex is now in use as a private dwelling place.
The parish has a land area of 1601.8 hectares (3956 acres). In the 2001 census 476 people lived in 199 households, of whom 199 were economically active.
The parish church
* [http://www.valleydiary.org The Valley Diary]
* [http://www.wealddown.co.uk/ Weald and Downland Museum]
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