Herongate, Essex

Historical Description

Herongate, a hamlet in East Horndon parish, Essex, 3 ½ miles SE from Brentwood. It has a post and money order office under Brentwood; telegraph office, Brentwood. Two barns are here, remains of Heron Hall, the seat of the Tyrrells, taken down in 1790.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Essex is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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