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Lea Bridge, Essex

Historical Description

Lea Bridge, a quondam hamlet, now a part of Leytonstone, in Leyton parish, Essex, on the river Lea at the boundary with Middlesex, and on the G.E.R., 5½ miles NE by N of St Paul's, London. It has a station on the railway, and is in the Metropolitan Eastern Suburban Postal District.

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

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Essex is available to browse.

The Essex pages from the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 is online.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Essex online:

CountyGreater London
Postal districtE5
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