Avisford  Sussex


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Avisford like this:

AVISFORD, a hundred in the rape of Arundel, Sussex. It contains the parish of Barnham, and eleven other parishes. Acres, 16,258. Pop. in 1851, 3,120. Houses, 563. Avisford House, the seat of the Houston family, is 4½ miles W of Arundel.

Avisford through time

Avisford is now part of Arun district. Click here for graphs and data of how Arun has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Avisford itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Avisford, in Arun and Sussex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th May 2022

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