Sewardstone, Essex

Historical Description

Sewardstone, a hamlet in Waltham Abbey parish, Essex, 2 miles S from Waltham Abbey, 2 ½ S from Waltham Cross station of the G.E.R., and 3 ½ N from Chingford station on the G.E.R. It contains Sewardstone Lodge, Gilwell Park, and Balcony House. Post town, Chingford; money order and telegraph office, Waltham Abbey.

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

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