Mundon, Essex

Historical Description

Mundon, a village and a parish in Essex. The village stands near a creek of the Blackwater estuary, 3 ¼ miles SSE of Maldou station on the G.E.R., and has a post office under Maldon; money order and telegraph office, Latchingdon. The parish comprises 8107 acres; population, 263. Mundon Hall is a seat of the Solly family. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £85 with residence. Patron, the Duchy of Lancaster. The church is partly a stone building in the Perpendicular style, with a brick chancel, and has at the W end a heavy hexagonal abutment eurmounted by a wooden belfry.

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
Ecclesiastical parish Mundon St. Mary
Hundred Dengie
Poor Law union Maldon

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