Hide

Laindon (cum-Basildon)

hide
Hide
"LAINDON, a parish in the hundred of BARSTABLE, county of ESSEX, 3½ miles (S. by E.) from Billericay, containing, with the chapelry of Basildon, 544 inhabitants. The living, is a rectory, in the jurisdiction of the Commissary of Essex and Herts, concurrently with the Consistorial Court of the Bishop of London, rated in the king's books at £35. 6. 8., and in the patronage of the Bishop of London. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas." [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 Laindon (cum-Basildon) which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

topup

Historical Geography

  • Laindon-cum-Basildon was a member of the Barstable Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Laindon (cum-Basildon) 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 TQ675889 (Lat/Lon: 51.574084, 0.415719), Laindon (cum-Basildon) which are provided by:

topup

Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Laindon-cum-Basildon was a member of the Billericay Poor Law Union