The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
The Rocks      Uckfield  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1888Brooker's Guide and Directory for Uckfield and District ⇒ p. 23

Places in The Rocks
Rocks Lodge House
Rocks Warren Cottage
Scragg Lodge
Historical records

c 1724Isfield, Uckfield and Little Horsted, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenRocks
seat of William Delves, Gentleman

c 1795Isfield, Uckfield and Little Horsted, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamThe Rocks

c 1825Isfield, Uckfield and Little Horsted, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodThe Rocks House

1833Strutfield, R., esq.Richard Shuttleworth Streatfeild, magistrate, of The Rocks, Uckfield, SussexRocksPigot's Directory

1839Streatfield, R. esq.Richard Shuttleworth Streatfeild, magistrate, of The Rocks, Uckfield, SussexRocksPigot's Directory

6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Streatfield, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: magistrateRichard Shuttleworth Streatfeild, magistrate, of The Rocks, Uckfield, SussexRocks House1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Charlotte Streatfield, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29Charlotte Anne Streatfield [Brown]
Anne Streatfield, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexAnne Charlotte Streatfield
Marian Streatfield, F, [Daughter], age 10 months, born SussexMarian Gertrude Blakiston-Houston [Streatfeild]
Robert Challis, M, age 30 to 34, occupation: servantRobert Challis
William Parsons, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation ServantWilliam Parsons
Francis Brown, M, age 45 to 49; occupation: servantFrancis Brown
Alfred Eridge, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantAlfred Eridge
Susan Fuller, F, age 30 to 34; occupation: servantSusan Fuller
Emma Cooke, F, age 30 to 34, occupation: servantEmma Cooke
Mary Frost, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Frost
Mary Howell, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Howell
Mary Watts, F, age 20 to 24; occupation ServantMary Watts
Matilda N/K, F, age 40 to 44; occupation ServantMatilda N/K
Anne Berry, F, age 25 to 29; occupation: servantAnne Berry
Sophia Bannister, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex, occupation: servantSophia Bannister

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Russell, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation GardenerJohn RussellRocks Lawn House1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Lucy Russell, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexLucy Russell
Harriett Russell, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexHarriett Russell
William Russell, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexWilliam Russell
Agnes Russell, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexAgnes Russell

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Johnson, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Johnson, farm labourerRocks Lawn House1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Eliza Johnson, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexEliza Johnson
William Johnson, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexWilliam Johnson
Eliza Johnson, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexEliza Johnson
Henry Johnson, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexHenry Johnson
Kitty Maryan, F, age 14, born SussexKitty Maryan

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowed; occupation: gentlewomanCharlotte Anne Streatfield [Brown]The Rocks1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Daughter; occupation: scholarAnne Charlotte Streatfield
Daughter; occupation: scholarMarian Gertrude Blakiston-Houston [Streatfeild]
Son; occupation: scholarRichard James Streatfeild, landowner
Servant; occupation: housemaidSarah A. Lowe
Servant; occupation: nursemaidAnne Gillham
Visitor; occupation: landed proprietorCharlotte Brown
Servant; occupation Laundry MaidLucy Pitt
Servant, occupation: butlerThomas Burton
Servant; occupation: groomGeorge Brooker
Servant; occupation footmanHenry Artis
Servant; occupation: undermaidN/K Allchin
Servant, occupation: dairymaidElizabeth Butcher
Servant; occupation KitchenMaidElizabeth Pulton
Servant; widowed; occupation HousekeeperSarah Rose
Servant; occupation FootmanJames Thomas
Servant, occupation: lady's maidCharlotte Cowling
Servant, widowed, occupation: lady'smaidFrances Beynow
Servant, occupation: governessJenny Curchod

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation GardenerCharles SharpRocks1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeLucy Sharp

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: gardener and bailiffAlexander Hay, gardener and bailiffRocks1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeSusan Hay
Son; occupation: scholarAlexander Jnr Hay
Son; occupation: scholarWilliam Hay
DaughterSusan Hay
Servant, occupation: general servantHarriett Chatfield

1867Directory entryStreatfeild Richard James, esq., J.P., The RocksThe RocksPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryStreatfeild Richd. Jas. J.P., The RocksThe RocksPost Office Directory
The Rocks is the seat of Richard James Streatfeild, esq., J.P.

c 1875Uckfield, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyThe Rocks

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Fleet, M, Head, married, age 53, born Uckfield; occupation: head gardenerGeorge Fleet, gardener's labourerRocks Cottage1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Martha Fleet, F, Wife, married, age 59, born BuxtedMartha Fleet [Card]
Elizabeth Fleet, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Uckfield; occupation: dressmakerElizabeth Fleet
Ann Fleet, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Uckfield; occupation: dressmakerAnn Fleet

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Boniface, M, Head, married, age 45, born Brighton, occupation: groomWilliam Boniface, groomRocks1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Mary Boniface, F, Wife, married, age 33, born YorkshireMary Boniface

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Wood, M, (Head), single, age 37, born Uckfield; occupation GroomRobert WoodRooms Over Stables1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Alfred Walters, M, Groom Dom Servant, single, age 21, born MaresfieldAlfred Walters
George Ellis, M, Groom Dom Servant, single, age 20, born Laughton; occupation: servantGeorge Ellis

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard James Streatfield, M, Head, married, age 37, born Uckfield; occupation: landownerRichard James Streatfeild, landownerThe Rocks Mansion1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Mary Williams Streatfield, F, Wife, married, age 37, born YorkshireMary Williams Streatfield [Scarlett]
Annette Streatfield, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Uckfield; occupation: scholarAnnette Streatfield
Louise Scheren, F, Governess Private, single, age 34, born SwitzerlandLouise Scheren
Jane Laura Eldridge, F, Servant, single, age 37, born Ewhurst; occupation: housekeeperJane Laura Eldridge
Jane Marshall, F, Servant, single, age 32, born Nottinghamshire; occupation: ladies maidJane Marshall
Sarah Waters, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Norfolk; occupation HousemaidSarah Waters
Annie Holmes, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Yorkshire; occupation: ladies maidAnnie Holmes
Mary Ann Hunt, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Wiltshire; occupation: housemaidMary Ann Hunt
Elizabeth Oldaker, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Brighton; occupation KitchenmaidElizabeth Oldaker
Alice Capsticks, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Yorkshire, occupation: housemaidAlice Capsticks
Jane Pashley, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Yorkshire; occupation KitchenmaidJane Pashley
Daniel Brambley, M, Servant, single, age 35, born Hampshire, occupation: butlerDaniel Brambley
Alfred John Harris, M, Servant, single, age 22, born Hampshire; occupation: footmanAlfred John Harris
John Batten, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Oxfordshire, occupation: footmanJohn Batten
Robert Stephens, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Cornwall; occupation: groomRobert Stephens

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Muddle, M, Head, married, age 52, born Sussex; occupation: cowmanCharles Muddle, cowmanLawn Cottage1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Mersey Muddle, F, Wife, married, age 48, born SussexMersey Muddle
Mersey Muddle, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Sussex, unemployed; occupation: domestic servantMersey Muddle
Joshua Muddle, M, Son, single, age 15, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoshua Muddle

1882Directory entryStreatfeild Richd. James J.P., The RocksThe RocksKelly's Directory

1888Directory entryStreatfeild, Richard James, Esq., The RocksThe RocksBrooker's Guide
The Rocks is the handsome seat of Richard James, Streatfeild, Esq., J.P. On the estate is one of the completest collections of coniferous trees to be found in Great Britain. One of the lions of Uckfield is the very picturesque lake on the Rocks estate, surrounded with varied and luxurious foliage, and having on its margin caverns, natural and artificial, in the sand rocks which' form so remarkable a feature of the locality..more

1888Directory entryBoniface, William, The RocksThe RocksBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryFleet, George, Rocks cottageRocks cottageBrooker's Guide

c 1899Uckfield, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyRocks

1906The RocksThe Rocks, Uckfield photographed by Harcourt Smith, UckfieldPrivate collection

1922Rocks CottageRocks Cottage, UckfieldPrivate collection

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