Brightford  Sussex


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

BRIGHTFORD, a hundred in the rape of Bramber, Sussex. It contains the town of Worthing and seven parishes. Acres, 16,319. Pop., 8,578. Houses, 1,603.

Brightford through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 25th May 2020

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