Eastergate, Sussex

Historical Description

Eastergate, a parish in Sussex, with a station, called Barnham Junction, on the L.B. & S.C.R., 63 miles from London, and 5 E of Chichester. It has a post and money order office under Chichester; telegraph office, Barnham Junction railway station. Acreage, 918; population, 174. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Chichester; net value, £183 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Chichester. The church, dedicated to St George, was restored in 1883.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5

Administration

Ancient County Sussex
Hundred Avisford
Poor Law union West Hampnett

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Directories & Gazetteers

Transcript of the entry for Eastergate (St. George) from Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848


Maps

Online maps of Eastergate are available from a number of sites:

Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
Google Streetview.
National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)