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Location address: United Kingdom, Horsham, Horsham
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Did you know that Horsham is related ot the birth of British Culture? The ‘Horsham Point’ was found here. It is a Mesolithic arrowhead. It is claimed by some as the birth of distinctly British culture since it is the earliest known artefact that postdates the separation of Britain from the continent. That seperation was due to glacial meltwater filling the Channel.
Horsham /ˈhɔrʃəm/ is a market town with a population of 55,657 (2008) on the upper reaches of the River Arun in the centre of the Weald, West Sussex, in the historic County of Sussex, England. The town is 31 miles (50 km) south south-west of London, 18.5 miles (30 km) north-west of Brighton and 26 miles (42 km) north-east of the county town of Chichester. Nearby towns include Crawley to the north-east and Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill to the south-east. It is the administrative and market centre of Horsham District Council area.
Horsham is a local government district in West Sussex, England. Its council is based in Horsham. The district borders those of Crawley, Mid Sussex, Mole Valley, Chichester, Arun and Adur.
Horsham is a market town situated on the upper reaches of the River Arun in the centre of the Weald.