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Eastergate, West Sussex

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Eastergate, West Sussex

Eastergate is a village and civil parish in the Arun District of West Sussex, England. It is located five miles (8 km) east of Chichester. The civil parish covers an area of 370ha (of which 200ha is owned by the farm) and has a population of 3107 persons (2001 census). Roman remains have been found near St George's Church, although until the 20th century the village remained a small one. The area, being on alluvium, was principally used for market gardens.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU9405
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01243
Population3,107 2001 Census

Eastergate, West Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Eastergate, par., W. Sussex, 4½ miles E. of Chichester, 918 ac., pop. 161; P.O.

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