Colne Wakes, Essex
Colne-Wakes, a village and a parish in Essex, on the river Colne and the Colne-Valley branch of the G.E.R., ½ of a mile W from Chappel Junction station, and 6 miles ESE of Halstead, with a post and telegraph office under .Halstead ; money order office, Chappel. Acreage, 2059 ; population, 507. Wakes Hall is the old manor house. Cropping Hall is an old moated house. The living is a rectory in tha diocese of St Albans; value, £310 with residence. Patron, the Earl of Verulam. The church Is a plastered building chiefly in the Norman style.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Wakes Colne All Saints|
|Poor Law union||Lexden and Winstree|
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