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Sheering

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"SHEERING, a parish in the hundred of HARLOW, county of ESSEX, 3 miles (N. E.) from Harlow, containing 439 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Middlesex, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £13. 13. 4., and in the patronage of the Dean and Canons of Christ Church, Oxford. The church is dedicated to St. Mary." [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 and Travel

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

  • Sheering was a member of the Harlow Hundred

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TL505140 (Lat/Lon: 51.80439, 0.181417), Sheering which are provided by:

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Poor Houses, Poor Law, etc.

  • Sheering was a member of the Epping Poor Law Union