Great Broxted, Essex

Historical Description

Broxted or Great Broxted, a parish in Essex, on the river Chelmer, 4 miles E of Elsenham station on the G.E.R., and 5 NW of Dunmow, under which it has a post and money order office; telegraph office, Elsenham. Acreage, 3178; population, 588. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Albans; net yearly value, £320 with residence. The church, an ancient edifice of stone in the Early English style, was restored in 1876. There is also a Congregational chapel.

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


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Ecclesiastical parish Broxted St. Mary

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