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 Pevensey

Rape in the County of Sussex

Historical Forms

  • Peuenesel (rape of) 1086 DB
  • rape of Pevenese Mortayn 1302 FA
  • rap de Pevenese

Parishes in this Rape