Beauchamp Roding, Essex

Historical Description

Beauchamp Roding, a parish and village in Essex, situated on the river Eoding, about 5 miles NE from Ongar station on the G.E.R. Post town and telegraph office, Ongar; money order office, White Roding. Acreage, 1262; population, 254. the living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; gross yearly value, £241 with residence. The church, which is dedicated to St. Botolph, is a building of rubble in the Early English style, standing on a bold eminence overlooking an extensive pastoral landscape. It was restored in 1870. Birdsgreen is an adjacent hamlet. The manor formerly belonged to the Beauchamps.

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
Ecclesiastical parish Beauchamp Roothing St. Botolph
Hundred Ongar
Poor Law union Ongar

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