English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Rape of Hastings

Rape in the County of Sussex

Historical Forms

  • Hastinges 1086 DB
  • in rapo Hastinges 1166 RBE
  • in rapo de Hasting 1208 Abbr
  • Rappo de Hastinge 1205 ClR
  • Hastyng rope 1452 Ct

Parishes in this Rape