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Clacton-on-Sea in Great Clacton parish

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"Clacton-on-Sea is a comparatively new town, founded as recently as 1871. It takes its name from the ancient and peaceful village of Great Clacton, having been built on an area known as Clacton Beach, then occupied only by three Martello towers and a scattering of coastguard cottages."

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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
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Church History

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Description and Travel

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Clacton-on-Sea in Great Clacton parish has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Maps

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