Bulmer, Essex

Historical Description

Bulmer, a village and a parish in Essex. The parish lies on the verge of the county, near the river Stour, 2 miles WSW of Sudbury station on the G.E.R., and has a post office under Sudbury, which is the money order and telegraph office. Acreage of the civil parish, 2806 ; population, 718; of the ecclesiastical, with Belchamp-Walter, 1243. The living is a vicarage, united with the vicarage of Belchamp-Walter, in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £249. The chancel of the church is Early English; it was restored in 1883. The nave and north aisle are Perpendicuar, and were restored in 1891. There is also a Congregational chapel, e ected in 1873. Auberies, a fine country seat standing in a park of about 150 acres, is in this parish.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Bulmer St. Andrew
Hundred Hinckford
Poor Law union Sudbury

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