Newendon, Essex

Historical Description

Nevendon or Newendon, a parish in Essex, 2 ½ miles N by W of Pitsea station on the London, Tilbury, and South-end railway, and 4 ½ SE of Billericay. It has a post office under Battles Bridge (S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Wickford. Acreage, 1013; population, 149. The manor appears on record so early as the time of Edward the Confessor. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £141 with residence. The church, a building of stone in the Early English style, comprises nave and chancel, and was thoroughly restored in 1875.

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

Administration

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Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Nevendon St. Peter
Hundred Barstable
Poor Law union Billericay

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