Corringham, a village and a parish in Essex, on the river Thames above Canvey Island, and on the London, Tilbury, and Southend railway, 2 miles NE of Stanford-le-Hope station, and 7½ S by E of Billericay. Post town, Stanford-le-Hope (S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Stanford-le-Hope. Acreage, 3376 of land and 1057 of tidal water and foreshore; population of the civil parish, 320; of the ecclesiastical, 268. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; value, £560 with residence. The church has a Norman tower and two brasses, and is good.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Corringham St. Mary|
|Poor Law union||Orsett|
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Directories & Gazetteers
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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)
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