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118                                        SLINFOLD                                    chap.
Two miles south west of Field Place, by a footpath which takes us beside the Arun, here a narrow stream, and a deserted water mill, we come to the churchyard of Slinfold, a little quiet village with a church of almost suburban solidity and
Cottages at Slinfold.
complete want of Sussex feeling. James Dallaway, the his­torian of Western Sussex, was rector here from 1803 to 1834. He lived, however, at Leatherhead, Slinfold being a sinecure. A Slinfold epitaph on an infant views bereavement with more philosophy than is usual : in conclusion calling upon Patience thus to comfort the parents :
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