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Leaden Roothing or Leaden Roding, Essex

Historical Description

Leaden Roothing or Leaden Roding, a small agricultural parish in Essex. It is about 7 miles NE from Ongar station on the G.E.R., and 7 SW from Dnnmow, and has a post office under Dunmow; money order office, White Roding; telegraph office, Matching Green. Acreage, 914; population, 190. The living is a rectory in the diocese of StAlbans; net value, £149. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church, restored in 1866, is a small building of rubble in the Norman style. There is a Congregational chapel.

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 
Poor Law unionDunmow 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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