Little Bromley, Essex

Historical Description

Bromley, Little, a parish in Essex, 2 ½ miles SE of Ardleigh station on the G.E.R., and 6 E by N of Colchester. It has a post office under Manningtree, which is the money order and telegraph office. Acreage, 1844; population, 341. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £373 with residence. Patron, Wadham College, Oxford. The church is an ancient building of pudding-stone, consisting of chancel, nave, and an embattled western tower. There is also a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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


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Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Little Bromley St. Mary
Hundred Tendring
Poor Law union Tendring

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