Little Wakering, Essex
Wakering, Little, an ancient parish in Essex, which includes part of Wallasea Island and the islands of New England and Little Potton, 4 miles ENE of Southend, and about 2 from Shoeburyness station on the London, Tilbury, and Southend railway. Post town, Southend; money order and telegraph office, Great Wakering. Acreage, 2387 of land and 20 of water with 2496 of tidal water and foreshore; population, 276. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £117 with residence. Patron, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. The church is an ancient building of stone in the Perpendicular style.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Little Wakering St. Mary|
|Poor Law union||Rochford|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
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Online maps of Little Wakering 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
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