Bobbingworth or Boringer, Essex

Historical Description

Bobbingworth or Boringer, a parish in Essex, 2 ½ miles NW of Ongar station on the G.E.R., and 5 ½ SE of Harlow. It has a post office under Ongar, which is the money order and telegraph office. Acreage, 1642; population, 313. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans ; gross value, £381. The church is a small building of brick in the Decorated style. Blake Hall is a chief residence.

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


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Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Bobbingworth St. German
Hundred Ongar
Poor Law union Ongar

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