Great Horkesley, Essex
Horkesley, Great, a village and a parish in Essex. The village stands near the river Stour and the boundary with Suffolk, U mile S by W from Nayland, and 4 N by W from Colchester station on the G.E.R., and has a post and money order office under Colchester; telegraph office, Mile End, HOBKESLEY,
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Horksley All Saints|
|Poor Law union||Lexden and Winstree|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Great Horkesley from the following:
Online maps of Great Horkesley are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Essex online: