Abridge, Essex

Historical Description

Abridge, a hamlet in Lambourne parish, Essex, on the river Roding, 5 miles S of Epping. It has a post office under Romford; and it forms a curacy with the rectory of Lambourne.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Essex
Civil parish Lambourn
Hundred Ongar
Poor Law union Ongar

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Abridge from the following:


Online maps of Abridge are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Essex online: