‘BEATING THE BOUNDS – PHASE 1’ – A WALK TO THE ANCIENT PARISH BOUNDARY AT IFIELD GOLF CLUB – SATURDAY – JULY 3 2021 – 11AM FROM THE PLOUGH IN IFIELD VILLAGE [2 HOUR WALK]

“Parish to get printing…” – West Sussex County Times – Letter – July 1 2021

‘BEATING THE BOUNDS’ OF THE ANCIENT PARISH OF IFIELD [PHASE 1 – IFIELD GOLF CLUB]

Following the revelation that one strategic development site being considered by Horsham District Council on July 28 will be “10,000 at Ifield” [‘Enough is Enough’, WSCT, June 24], a Parish Map of Ifield will be printed and distributed, and ‘Beating the Bounds’ walks around the ancient Parish boundary will commence from this Saturday July 3 2021 [11am from the Plough in Ifield Village].

 

Beating the Bounds

 

 

THE ROUTE

From the Plough / St Margaret’s in Ifield Village – the geographical centre of the ancient Parish – and Return.

The Plough

 

The Lychgate

 

St Margaret’s 13th century church – the geographical centre of the ancient Parish of Ifield.

 

 

 

Turn immediately left after the bridge and over a ditch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Drughorn Obelisk

 

 

 

Photo provided by Kevin Potter

 

Photo by Lenny Hayes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An ancient Parish Boundary Stone?

 

Boundary Stone at Stoneclough

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bewbush Water Gardens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunset over Ifield

 

St Margaret’s 13th Century Parish Church

 

 

 

The Plough

 

END OF WALK

 

 

 

‘BEATING THE  BOUNDS’ – FURTHER INFORMATION

APP CREATED TO BEAT  THE BOUNDS – CHURCH TIMES

 

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beating_the_bounds

 

https://www.oss.org.uk/need-to-know-more/information-hub/beating-the-bounds-of-your-local-common-or-green/

 

Beating the bounds