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Little Stambridge, Essex

Historical Description

Stambridge, Little, a village and a parish in Essex, 1 mile from Rochford station on the G.E.R., and 4½ miles N by E of Southend. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Rochford. Acreage, 605; population, 142. There are large steam flour mills. The manor belongs to the Tabor family. The ecclesiastical parish was united with Great Stambridge in 1888. The church was removed, and such parts as were available given to a mission church at Southend. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £86 with residence. Patrons, the Charterhouse and the Lord Chancellor. See preceding article.

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

Administration

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Ancient CountyEssex 
HundredRochford 
Poor Law unionRochford 

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Land and Property

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