- a village in S England, in E Sussex north of Eastbourne: 15th-century castle, site of the Royal Observatory, which was transferred from Greenwich between 1948 and 1958, until 1990
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Thus it went on for some months at Herstmonceux; but thus it could not last.
The barons' men from Herstmonceux pillaged the lands of Walderne or Pevensey.
He probably returned to Herstmonceux next day, where he proposed yet to reside for some indefinite time.
To the knight above Drogo paid his first visit on the following day, and bowed low before Ralph of Herstmonceux.