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Little Tey, Essex

Historical Description

Tey, Little, a parish in Essex, 1½ mile W by S of Marks Tey Junction station on the G.E.R., and 2½ miles E by N of Coggeshall. Post town, Kelvedon; money order and telegraph office, Marks Tey. Acreage, 343; population of the civil parish, 50; of the ecclesiastical, 134. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £150 with residence. The church is a small building of stone, consisting of chancel and nave, and a small tower of wood.

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 parishLittle Tey St. James 
Poor Law unionLexden and Winstree 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Postal districtCO6
Post TownColchester