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Sandon

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"SANDON, a parish in the hundred of CHELMSFORD, county of ESSEX, 2 miles (W. by S.) from Danbury, containing 488 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Essex, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £13. 6. 8., and in the patronage of the President and Fellows of Queen's College, Cambridge. The church is dedicated to St. Andrew. The Chelmer and Blackwater navigation passes along part of the boundary of this parish." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]

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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 & Travel

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

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Maps

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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Sandon was a member of the Chelmsford Poor Law Union