Holyfield, Essex

Historical Description

Holyfield, a hamlet in Waltham Abbey parish, Essex, 1 mile N of Waltham Abbey. Holyfield Hall is a seat in the neighbourhood.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Essex
Civil parish Waltham Abbey
Hundred Waltham
Poor Law union Edmonton

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Holyfield from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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