Place:


Halnaker  Sussex

 

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

HALNAKER, a tything in Boxgrove parish, Sussex; 4 miles NE of Chichester. It has a post office under Chichester. Pop., 233. The manor was given by Henry I. to Robert de Haye; passed to the St. Johns, the Poynings, the Delawarrs, the Morleys, and others; and now belongs to the Duke of Richmond, and is attached to Goodwood. A mansion on it dated from the time of the Conquest; was rebuilt by Sir Thomas West, Lord Delawarr; had a gateway, flanked with small octagonal turrets, leading into a square court; and is now little more than a mass of ruined walls.

Additional information about this locality is available for Boxgrove

Halnaker through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/25367

Date accessed: 17th August 2022


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