Stock or Harvard Stock, Essex

Historical Description

Stock or Harvard Stock, a village and a parish in Essex, 2 ½ miles E of Ingatestone station on the main line of the G.E.R. There is a post, money order, and telegraph office under Ingatestone (R.S.O) Acreage, 2724; population, 603. The manor, with most of the land, belongs to Lord Petre. Lilystone Hall is a chief residence, very pleasantly situated, and has a Roman Catholic chapel attached. Stock bricks take their name from this parish. The living is a rectory, united with Ramsdon Bellhouse, in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £4.00 with residence. The church was partly repaired and partly rebuilt in 1847, and is a building of stone in the Decorated style, consisting of chancel, nave, N aisle, S porch, and a western tower of wood, with shingled spire.

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

Administration

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Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Stock All Saints
Hundred Chelmsford
Poor Law union Chelmsford

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