Available Themes

Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Industry

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

Preferred Name:
FISHERGATE
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Half-Hundred (until early)
Hundred (after early)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10175010
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 692.

Notes:

Fishergate Hundred was originally in two halves, partly in Bramber Rape and partly in Lewes Rape (O. Anderson, The English Hundred Names: The South-Eastern Counties, p86)

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
SUSSEX Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 692.
BRAMBER Rape Division of Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 692.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
HORSHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
KINGSTON BY SEA CP/AP Parish-level Unit     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
NEW SHOREHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
OLD SHOREHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
SOUTHWICK CP/AP Parish-level Unit     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Fishergate HalfHundred/Hundred through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10175010

Date accessed: 05th December 2019