History of East Sussex County Council


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5. Further information

For a description of the administrative structure before 1889:

The history of the original East Sussex County Council is covered in:

For information on martlets:

  • ‘The Sussex martlets’ by E Heron-Allen and H K James in Sussex County Magazine, vol 11, 1937, p178–80, 457–460.
  • ‘The Sussex martlets’ J Towner in Sussex Life, January 1973, p26–7

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