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Chipperfield, Hertfordshire

Historical Description

Chipperfield, a village in King's Langley parish, Herts, near the Grand Junction Canal, 3 miles W from King's Langley station on the L. & N.W.R., and 4½ N from Rick-mansworth. It has a post and money order office under King's Langley (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Sarratt. Together with the hamlets of Common Wood, Bucks Hill, and Chandlers Cross it was constituted an ecclesiastical parish in 1863.. Population, 1029. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Albans; net yearly value, £250. The church is a small building of flint in the Early English style.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyHertfordshire 
Civil parishKing's Langley 
HundredDacorum 
Poor Law unionHemel-Hempstead 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Chipperfield from the following:


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Hertfordshire is online.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Hertfordshire, 1572 and 1634. Edited by Walter C. Metcalfe, F.S.A. is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictDacorum
CountyHertfordshire
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Postal districtWD4
Post TownKings Langley