Donnington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Sussex.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1558
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1584
Parishes Adjacent to Donnington
- Chichester St Bartholomew
- Chichester St Peter the Great
- Chichester St Paul
- Chichester St Pancras
Historical Descriptions of Donnington
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
DONNINGTON, a parish in Westhampnett district, Sussex; on the Arundel and Portsmouth canal, adjacent to the South Coast railway, 1¼ mile S of Chichester. Post town, Chichester. Acres, 1,029. Real property, £2,383. Pop., 188. Houses, 35. Most of the property is in one estate. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chichester. Value, £284. Patron, the Bishop of Oxford. The church is early English, in very good condition; and has a tower.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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Maps of Donnington
Civil Registration District: Westhampnett
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) of Chichester for the Archdeaconry of Chichester
Rural Deanery: Boxgrove
Poor Law Union: Westhampnett
Hundred: Box and Stockbridge