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Bexhill (England)

LC control no.n 88278686
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Geographic headingBexhill (England)
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Geographic subdivision usageEngland--Bexhill
Variant(s)Bexhill, Eng.
Bexhill-on-Sea (England)
Bexle (England)
Bexelei (England)
Associated countryGreat Britain England
Associated placeEast Sussex (England) Sussex (England)
Found inBarth. gaz. of places in Brit., 1986 (Bexhill, E. Sussex, residential town & resort; no others cited)
LC database, 1-24-89 (hdg.: Bexhill, Eng.)
Francis Frith's Hastings & Bexhill, 2000: p. 55 (Bexhill-on-Sea) p. 60 (Bexhill; Bexle; Bexelei)
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 50°51ʹ00ʺN 000°29ʹ00ʺE)
Wikipedia, viewed 3 May 2016 (Bexhill-on-Sea; often simply Bexhill; seaside town situated in the ceremonial county of East Sussex in South East England; first reference to Bexelei, as it was originally called, was in a charter granted by King Offa of Mercia in 772 AD; small rural village of Bexhill was transformed into an exclusive seaside resort in the 1890s; became an Incorporated Borough in 1902; during local government reform in 1974, Bexhill became part of Rother District Council, thereby losing its Town Council and becoming a Charter Trustees town represented by the Bexhill councillors of Rother District Council; recent plans to recreate a Bexhill Town Council)
Collins Britain atlas and gazeteer, 1999 (Bexhill, E. Suss.; town, seaside resort, 5m/8km W of Hastings)
Geographic area codee-uk-en