Brighton population


Census districts 1881

The three enumeration districts and 99 sub-districts into which Brighton was divided for the purposes of the 1881 census.

< 1871   |   1891 >

The Palace, Pavilion Buildings, Palace Place, Castle Square, East Street, Clarendon Hotel, Grand Junction Parade, Harmer's Court, Pool Valley, Little East Street (with house at back of East Street without name or number), Alderton Court, Three Tuns Court, Town Hall, Bartholomews, Warden's Buildings, Market Street (east side)

Brighton Place Cottages, Poplar Passage, Poplar Cottage, Saunders Buildings, Nile Street, Prince Albert Street, Black Lion Street, Hannington Cottages, Meeting House Lane with School Lane, Friends Meeting House with the whole of Poplar Place, Union Street, Warwick Mansions, Queens Hotel, Markwell Hotel, Star and Garter Hotel, Harrison's Hotel, King's Road (1-30)

King's Road (31-38), Old Ship Hotel, Ship Street, New Ship Hotel (with stables and yard), Ship Street Gardens, Ship Street Court, North Street 1-37, Elm Tree Cottages, Clarence Hotel and yard with stables, Model Dwelling House, North Street 155 to Capital and Counties Bank, Princes Place, New Road, North Gate House, Keeper's Lodge, Parochial Offices, Pavilion Dome and stables, Corporation Store Yard, Volunteer Inn, Church Street south side to Wiliam IV inn.

King's Road 39-66 inclusive and all dwellings under the cliff from the fish market to the Bethel Arch, Middle Street with stable yards &c, South Street, Boyces Street, Tugwell's Court (this Court has been pulled down and the cottage re-erected on the space is known as 4 Middle Street),

West Street (east side 46-84), Willow Cottages, Ashby's Court, North Street (38-66 corner of West Street), White Lion Hotel, North Street on that side to 154, Bond Street, Bond Street Row, Bond Street Cottages, King Street (east side 31-60), Gerrards Court, Salmon Court.

Church Street 5-36 Windsor Castle, Queen's Road (east side to 136), Windsor Street with Courts & Unicorn Yard and stables, Portland Street, King Street (west side 1-28), Jew Street, Model Lodging House.

West Street west side 1-42, Kent Street, West Street Court, Little Russell Street and Court, Downs Court, Suters Gardens, Bunkers Hill, Cranbourne Street, North Street from the west corner of West Street 71 to 83 inclusive, Upper Russell Street, Milton Place, Wellington Place, Blucher Place and Mews, Wellington Place.

King's Road 67-86, Mays Buildings and Mews, Russell Street, Cannon Court and Row, Russell Place, Kent's Court, Artillery Street, Artillery Cottages, Cannon Street (1-49 with cottages &c on west side, Bodle's Court.

Russell Square 1-13, Clarence Street and Mews, Grenville Place (both sides, not including those houses having entrance in Western Road), Western Road (south side 1-28, north sidefrom east corner of Crown Street to North Street), Regent Row, Regent Court, Regent Hill, Marlborough Street.

King's Road 87-105, Grand Hotel, Cannon Place, Artillery Mews, St Margaret's Place, Cannon Terrace, Russell Square 14-52, Regency Colonade, Clarence Square, Clarence Gardens, Western Road 29-55, Crown Street. [Enumerator's note: 'There is no Cannon Terrace or Regency Colonade, the houses being now numbered as in Russell Square.]

King's Road from 106 to east corner of Preston Street, Regency Square, Queensbury Mews and the houses below, Silverthorne's Yard and Mews, Phoenix Yard, Preston Street (east side 53-73), Castle Street, Stone Street, Western Road 55a-83, Western Road (east corner of Hampton Place to west corner of Crown Street).

Upper North Street (1-115, with the courts, etc), Dean Street, Spring Street, Hampton Place (Codrington House, Sutton Lodge), Hampton Street with all stable yards, mews and any other dwellings.

King's Road 135 to east corner of Montpelier Road, Preston Street (west side), Sillwood Road, Sillwood Terrace, Little Preston Street, Cavendish Place, Bedford Hotel, King's Private Hotel, Oriental Place, Sillwood Hall Hotel, Sillwood Place, Western Road from West Hill Lodge no 130 with Codrington Place to Hampton Lodge, Western Road from 84 to the east side of Montpelier Road, Western Terrace with stables, Montpelier Road (1-34, 98, 99).

King's Road from the west side of Montpelier Road to 154 (end of the parish), Norfolk Hotel, Bedford Square, Sillwood Street, Bedford Place, Bedford Mews, Norfolk Street Mews and Buildings, Western House and Street, Paragon House, Preston Place, Golden Lion, Norfolk Place, Little Western Street (east side), Norfolk Cottage with both of the western toll houses, Western Road from the west side of Montpelier Road to the end of the parish.

Norfolk Square (1-53), Norfolk Road, Montpelier Place from Montpelier Road to Norfolk Road, Borough Street, Temple Street, Montpelier Terrace including Arnold House, Montpelier Lodge, Montpelier Hall, Montpelier House, Montpelier Road (90-97 and west side 35-57).

North Street Quadrant, Queen's Road (1-17), Church Street (37-39), Zion Gardens, Air Street, Queen's Square, St Mary's Hospital, Wykeham Terrace, North Street (both sides 84-117 with Swan Downer's School, Pentecost Court, Buckingham Arms Inn, Norman Villa, Clifton Terrace, Clifton Place, Saxon Villas, Victoria Road, St Alban's & Selby Villas and other villas, Vine Place, Powis Terrace, Powis Villas, Powis Grove, Church Hill House, Northern Lodge, Lee House, Powis Square, Powis Road, St Michael's Place. [Enumerator's note: Pentecost Court is now numbered in North Street. Powis Terrace not known.]

Victoria Street, Victoria Place, Montpelier Street, Montpelier Villas, Montpelier Road east side 70-89, Montpelier Road west side 58-65, Belvedere House, Vicarage, Belvedere Terrace, Norfolk Terrace.

Clifton Hill (leading from Montpelier Crescent to Powis Grove), Clifton Road (1-12 and 58-62), Annan Lodge, Grossmont Villa and Stables, Goldsmid Road 1-22, Vernon Terrace, Montpelier Crescent, Denmark Terrace, Temple House and School, Windlesham House and School

Eastern Road 1-86 including the College and Master's House, The Hospital, Orphan Asylum, Blind Asylum, St Mary's Hall with lodges, Hervey Terrace, Church Place, Bristol Gardens, The Manor House and Farmstead, Prince's Terrace, houses and stables back of Sussex Square, Sussex Square 11-40, Walpole Terrace, Walpole Road, tenements south side of Park Road East, Race stand to the boundary of the parish.

Park Road East, Freshfield Terrace, Sloane Street, Park Street (east side), German Spa, the Park.

Evelyn Terrace, Cuthbert Terrace, Cuthbert Road, Sutherland Road, Canning Street East, Hendon Street, Bute Street, Rochester Street, Kemp Town Railway Station, Coalbrook Road.

Edward Street (from Park Place to Park Street), Park Street (west side), Park Mews, Park Hill, Park Place (except that part of the west side between Carlton Hill and Park Road Terrace), Egremont Place (including the Girls Industrial Home and the Aged Pilgrims Friend Society's Home.

Egremont Street, Spa Street, Leicester Street, Pilgrim's Cottages, Widows Cottages.

John Street (east side), Edward Street (north side from John Street to Park Place), Park Place (west side from Edward Street to Carlton Hill), Mount Pleasant, Devonshire Street, Devonshire Terrace.

Grosvenor Street, Derby Place, Chesterfield Street, Chesterfield Court, Thomas Street.

Cumberland Place, Mighell Street, Boss's Gardens, Riding School Lane, George Street Gardens, Dorset Buildings.

Carlton Hill (south side from John Street to Grand Parade), Grand Parade (between Carlton Hill and Pavilion Parade), Edward Street (north side, 1 to john Street) including the Colonade Mews), John Street (west side), Henry Street, William Street, Sun Street.

Park Road Terrace, Park Road West (1 to Richmond Street), Richmond Street (part of south side from Park Road West to Claremont Place), Nelson Street (east side), Carleton Hill (north side from Nelson Street to Park Place), Park Place (west side) from Carlton Hill to Park Road Terrace), Carlton Place.

Carlton Street, Richmond Hill, Tilbury Place, St Johns Place, Lennox Street, Marine View.

Stanley Street, Windmill Street, Apollo Terrace, Sussex Terrace, Sussex Street (north side between Claremont Place and Park Road West; south side between Park Road West and Nelson Street).

Grand Parade (1 to Carlton Hill including the Brighton and Sussex Nursing Association), Carlton Hill (north side from Grand Parade to Nelson Street), Sussex Street (south side from Nelson Street to Grand Parade), Claremont Place (west side), Richmond Street (from Claremont Place to Grand Parade).

Circus Street, Circus Court, Carlton Row, Carlton Court, Woburn Place, Nelson Row, Nelson Place and a separate house.

Claremont Street, Claremont Row, Ivory Place, Ivory Court, Sussex Place, Chalk Farm.

Richmond Street (north side from Richmond Place to Park Road West), Park Road West (from Richmond Street to Albion Hill), Albion Hill (south side from Park Road West to Albion Street; north side from Albion Street to Holland Street), Holland Street (west side), Jersey Street, Southover Street (south side from Holland Street to Richmond Terrace), Richmond Terrace (from Southover Street to Lennox Place), Lennox Place.

Albion Street, Richmond Gardens, Albion Cottages, Richmond Buildings, Tamplin's Brewery, Waterloo Street, Albion Place, Richmond Place,

Ashton Street, Cambridge Street, Dinapore Street, Liverpool Street.

Newhaven Street, Lewes Street, Belgrave Street, Newark Place.

Albion Hill (north side from Holland Street to Park Road West), Park Road West (from Albion Hill to Islingword Road), Islingword Road (south side from Park Road West to Islingword Street), Islingword Street (east side), Holland Street (east side).

Scotland Street, Quebec Street, Montreal Road, Toronto Terrace (on south side of Southover Street).

Southampton Street, Finsbury Road, Reformatory, Toronto Terrace (on north side of Southover Street), Southover Street (north side from Islingword Street to Park Road West; south side from Park Road West to Holland Street).

Hanover Terrace, Hanover Street.

Coleman Street, Washington Street.

Southover Street (north side from Richmond Terrace to Islingword Street), Islingword Street (west side), Grant Street, Lincoln Street, Islingword Road (south side from Islingword Street to the Alms Houses), the Alms Houses, Hanover Place, Hanover Crescent, Richmond Terrace (part north of Southover Street).

Islingword Raad (north side from 1 to Cobden Road), Cobden Road (west side), Elm Grove (south side from Cobden Road to Lewes Road), Hampden Road, Howard Road, Milton Road.

Elm Grove ('Race Course Terrace', 52, 72-104, cottages), Cobden Road, Beaufort Terrace, Islingword Road, Park Road West (95 Beaufort Arms-137, tents, Queens Park Tavern), Race Hill, Park Road East (cottage), Cottage in Queens Park (cricket ground), Park Road West (cottage).

Whichelo Place, Islingword Place, Bentham Road.

Luther Street, Carlyle Street, Arnold Street, Lynton Street, Baxter Street, Cromwell Street.

Elm Grove (north side), Wellington Street, Agnes Street, De Montford Road, Wellington Road (Home for the Aged), Gladstone Place, Newmarket Road, the Cemeteries and all that part of the Race Hill north of Elm Grove to the boundary of the parish including, Scabe's Castle, Scabes Castle Cottages and the cottage above the cemeteries known as the Shepherd's Cottage.

Lewes Road (east side), the Connaught Institute, St Martin's Place, Gladstone Terrace, Melbourne Street.

Fairlight Place, Pevensey Road, St Leonards Road, Franklin Road, Hastings Road, Franklin Street, Upper Wellington Road, Picton Street, St Martin's Vicarage.

Lewes Road (west side), Brihton & Sussex Laundry Company's Laundry, Park Crescent Place (part), St Martin's Street, St Paul's Street,

St Mary Magdalene Street, Caledonian Road, Edinburgh Road, Aberdeen Road, Inverness Road.

Ditchling Terrace, Rose Hill, Park Crescent, baack of Park Crescent, Park Crescent Terrace, Park Crescent Place (part), Park Crescent Road.

Upper Lewes Road, Sylvan Lodge, The Gate Lodge, Home for Destitute and Orphan Boys (Bryer House), Round Hill Crescent, Lennox Road, Ashdown Road, D'Aubigny Road, Lewis Road Railway Station.

Ditchling Road (east side), Ranelagh Terrace, Hollingdean Road (south side), Wakefield Road, Round Hill, tower Mill, house on the Lewes branch line, Richmond Road, Prince's Crescewnt Road, Princes Road, Crescent Road, Mayo Road, Richmond Road.

London Road both sides, St Peter's Place, the police sttaion, the Level, Brunswick Place.

Rose Hill Terrace, London Terrace, Baker Street, Kingsbury Street, Kingsbury Road.

Marshalls Row, Francis Street, Oxford Street, Oxford Court, Oxford Place, Brunswick Court, Brunswick Row, Queens Place.

Elder Street, Elder Row, New England Street.

Boston Street, Cross Street North, Peel Place, the Railway Library, Peel Street, New York Street, London Street.

York Road, Ann Street, Cheapside, Providence Place, Elder Place. [Enumerator's note: 'There are no persons in this district who are either deaf and dumb, blin, imbecile, idiot or lunatic.']

Queen Street, Fleet Street, Belmont Place, Belmont Street, St Peter's Street.

Trafalgar Street (both sides) including the railway station, Station Street, Blackman Street, Trafalgar Court, York Place, no 1 Pelham Street.

Pelham Street, Red Cross Street, White Cross Street, Wood Street.

Viaduct Road (south side), New England Road (1-31 Bridge Inn), Old Shoreham Road, Lancaster Villas, Prestonville Road (east side from Lancaster Villas to Howard Terrace), York Villas, York Grove.

Prestonville Road (except east side from Lancaster Villas to Howard Terrace), Russell Crescent, Dyke Road (east side 36-61 including the livery stables), Howard Terrace, Chatham Place, Agnew House, Institution for Training Servants, Howard Place, Buckingham Place, Home for Orphan Boys, Bath Street.

Clifton Road from no 13 to All Saints Church, Compton Terrace, West Hill Street, West Hill Place, West Hill Road.

Terminus Road, Terminus Street, Terminus Place, Railway Street, Clifton Street, Guildford Place.

Buckingham Road (Albert Road to Dyke Road, Gloucester Road to Dyke Road), Albert Road, Dyke Road (62-79), St Bernards Invalid Home, Alfred Road, Leopold Road, Alexandra Villas, Buckingham Road (Buckingham Place to Albert Road and as far as Gloucester Road, including Brighton Grammar School).

Buckingham Street, Guildford Street, Camden Terrace, Surrey Street, Queen's Road (west side from 54 to 74, the Terminus Hotel), Gloucester Road (north side from Buckingham Road to Queens Road).

Queens Road (west side 32-53, east side 96-111), The Eye Infirmary, North Quadrant, Gloucester Road (south side from Frederick Gardens to Buckingham Road), Gloucester Place ( north side from Queens Road to Over Street), Queens Road (east side, Railway Station to Gloucester Road), Victoria Hotel, Frederick Place, Frederick Cottages, Over Street (west side), Trafalgar Street (south side from Over Street to Queens Road).

Over Street (east side), Tragalgar Lane, Trafalgar Terrace, Kemp Street, Kensington Place.

Tidy Street, Sidney Street, Gloucester Street, Gloucester Terrace, Gloucester Passage, Gloucester Cottages, St George's Mews.

Gloucester Road (south side, bottom to Frederick Gardens; north side from Gloucester Road to the bottom), North Road (south side from bottom to Spring Gardens; north side from Frederick Gardens to the bottom).

Marlborough Place, Gloucester Place, St George's Place, Trafalgar Street (south side, 1 to Over Street), Pelham Square.

Foundry Street, Queen's Gardens, Upper Gardner Street, Kensington Gardens, Kensington Street.

Robert Street, Steele's Buildings, Vine Street, Vine Street Court, Blenheim Place, Cheltenham Place, North Road Cottages, North Place, Public baths and Old Barrack Yard used as stores for the Corporation.

Church Street (north side from Dyke Road to Queens Road), St Nicholas Road, Centurion Road, New Dorset Street, St Nicholas Church (south side).

Mount Sion Place, Mount Sion Cottage (between 34 and 37 Mount Zion Place), North Gardens, Kew Street, Barrowcliffe's Cottages.

Queen's Road west side 18-31 inclusive, Queen's Road east side 113-118 inclusive, The Dispensary, Odd Fellows Hall, Church Street (north side, Queens Road to Spring Gardens), Cottages in the Hanover Chapel Yard, Spring Gardens (west side), North Road (south side from Spring Gardens to Mount Sion Place; north side from Mount Sion Place to frederick Gardens) Frederick Gardens, Frederick Street.

Spring Gardens (east side), Bread Street, Tichborne Street, Orange Row, Church Street (north side from Spring Gardens to Marlborough Place).

Gardner Street, Regent Street, Preece's Buildings, Jubilee Street.

Brighton Workhouse

Edward Street (south side), Eastern Road (south side as far as the Deaf & Dumb Asylum).

Old Steine Street, Manchester Street, Charles Street, Broad Street, German Place, Camelford Street, Margaret Street.

Wentworth Street, New Steine, Rock Mews, Lower Rock Gardens, Attlingworth Street, Grafton Street, Wyndham Street, Charlotte Street.

Marine Gardens, Bedford Street, Royal Crescent Mews, Burlington Street, Crescent Place, Bloomsbury Place, Marine Square, Portland Place, Seymour Street, Bristol Tap, Eastern Street, Paston Place.

Belgrave Place, Eaton Place, Percival Terrace, Chesham Place, Clarendon Terrace, Chichester Terrace, Lewes Crescent, Sussex Square (1-10 and 41-50), Arundel Terrace, Arundel Road, Arundel Street, Sussex Mews, Clarence Mews, Eastern Road (south side only, east of Deaf and Dumb Asylum), Clevedon Place, Arlington Villas, St Mark's Street, two houses under the cliff (facing Arundel Terrace).

Marine Parade (all houses facing the sea from 1 to the corner of Eaton Place), Junction Parade (14,15).

Arundel Mews, Kemp Town Mews, Rock Street, Chesham Road, Chichester Place, Chesham Terrace, Mill Field Cottages, Sudeley Place, Sudeley Terrace, Sudeley Street, Chapel Terrace, Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Upper Sudeley Street.

St George's Road, St George's Terrace, Bloomsbury Street, Eastern Quadrant, Eastern Terrace Mews.

Montague Street, Montague Place, College Street, College Road, Clarendon Place, College Place, College Gardens, Great College Street.

Crescent Cottages, Manchester Row, Bedford Buildings, Somerset Street, Edwin Place, Upper Bedford Street.

Laurel Row, Warwick Street, Essex Cottages, Essex Street. [Enumerator's note: Suggers Court pulled down, space built upon and enumerated in another district.]

Hereford Street, Paradise Street, Lavender Street, Mount Street.

St Mary's Place, Upper Rock Gardens, Rock Court, Paradise Cottages, Lodge Buildings, Little St James's Street, Devonshire Place.

Chapel Street, High Street, Cavendish Street, Dorset Gardens.

St James's Gardens, George Street, St James's Court, Little George Street, Steine Gardens, Dorset Street, Pavilion Street, Pavilion Parade, Prince's Street.

St James's Street, Upper St James's Street, Bristol Road, Marine Terrace Mews.

All the parish including Adur Hotel, Toll House, cottage formerly used as the toll house, The cottages called the Gibbetts, Westbourne ?, Portslade Station Road. At Blatchington: all the parish including the farmhouse and cottages adjoining and also those situate at Frogs hole. At Hangleton: all the parish including including Haughton House, the Farmhouse and Cottages adjoining to Shepherds Hut near church.

Falmer Village, Housedean Farmhouse and Cottages, Balmer Farm House and Cottages, The Ridge Cottage, Mary Farmhouse and Cottages, the Lodge at entrance to Stanmer Park, Upper Lodge, Coldean Cottages, Hodshrove Farm House and Cottages, Bevendean House and Cottages, houses and Cottages at Upper Bevendean.


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