Bradwell next Coggeshall, Essex


Bradwell-next-Coggeshall, a parish in Essex, on the river Blackwater, 2 miles W of Coggeshall, and 4 E by S of Braintree station on the G.E.R. Post town, Braintree; money order and telegraph office, Coggeshall. Acreage, 1205; population, 213. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans ; net yearly value, £220. The church is small and very ancient (1085), containing some interesting monuments. Blackwater, Clap Dog Green, and Perry Green are adjacent hamlets.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5