The Roding, Essex

Historical Description

Roding, The, a river of Essex, rising 2 ½ miles NW of Great Dunmow, and running about 30 miles southward and south-westward past the Rodings or Roothings, Ongar, Navestock, Abridge, Chigwell, Woodford, Ilford, and Barking, to the Thames, 2 miles SE of East Ham.

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