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Cold Norton, Essex

Historical Description

Cold-Norton, a village and a parish in Essex, with a station on the G.E.R., 4 miles S of Maldon. Post town, Maldon; money order office, Stow Maries; telegraph office, Latchingdon. Acreage, 1692; population, 183. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; value, £210 with residence. Patron, the Charterhouse, London. The church was built in 1855, and is a building of stone in the Decorated style.

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


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

Ancient CountyEssex 
Ecclesiastical parishCold Norton St. Stephen 
Poor Law unionMaldon 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Postal districtCM3
Post TownChelmsford