A Short History of New Fishbourne

Timeline - A brief timeline with some notable events in the history of New Fishbourne.

75 AD
Roman Palace built in Fishbourne
End of the 3rd century AD
Roman Palace extensively damaged by fire and never rebuilt
1086 AD
Fishbourne is listed in the Domesday survey as "Fiseborne: St. Martin's Church, Sees, from Earl Roger. 2 mills."
15th March 1847
Chichester to Havant railway opened.
1st April 1906
Railway station opened as "Fishbourne Halt".
1960
Roman Palace systematically excavated for the first time.