- a city in S England, administrative centre of West Sussex: Roman ruins; 11th-century cathedral; Festival Theatre. Pop: 27 477 (2001)
- Sir Francis . 1901–72, British yachtsman, who sailed alone round the world in Gipsy Moth IV (1966–67)
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On Friday, the Queen knighted six gentlemen and passed on to Chichester.
I have heard it said that Chichester is the only English cathedral that is visible at sea.
The trial was held in the Guildhall at Chichester, on January 11th, 1804.
The town is probably Chichester—certainly one in Sussex and near the Downs.
The simplest road from Chichester to the Downs is the railway.