Abbess Roding, Essex
Abbotts Roding or Abbess Roding, or Roothing, a village and a parish in Essex, on the river Roding, 6 miles N from Ongar station on the G.E.B. It has a post office under Ongar; money order office, White Roding; telegraph office, Matching Green. Acreage, 1618; population, 240. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net yearly value £323. Tins parish forms one of a group of agricultural parishes which are collectively styled the Rodings or Roothings.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Abbess Roothing St. Edmund|
|Poor Law union||Ongar|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
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Online maps of Abbess Roding are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
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- 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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