Hide

Creeksea

hide
Hide

"CREEKSEA, a parish in the hundred of DENGIE, county of ESSEX, 2 miles (N. W. by W.) from Burnham, containing 152 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, to which the vicarage of Althorne was united in 1811, in the archdeaconry of Essex, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £9. 8. 10., and in the patronage of J. Robinson, Esq. The church is dedicated to All Saints. There is a ferry over Crouch river to Wallisea island, from the south side of the parish, where the marshes are protected from inundation by strong embankments, about nine feet in height.” [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]

Hide
topup

Census

  • Census returns are available from the usual sources for 1841-1911, which includes most copies held at the ERO, Wharf Rd, Chelmsford. More information on other ways to view these census returns on the Essex
topup

Church History

topup

Description & Travel

You can see pictures of Creeksea which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

topup

Historical Geography

  • Creeksea was a member of the Dengie Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Creeksea has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

topup

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TQ925964 (Lat/Lon: 51.633465, 0.780169), Creeksea which are provided by:

topup

Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Creeksea was a member of the Maldon Poor Law Union