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Wendens Lofts

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"WENDON-LOFTS, a parish in the hundred of UTTLESFORD, county of ESSEX, 5¼ miles (W. by N.) from Saffron-Walden, containing 67 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, annexed to the vicarage of Elmdon, 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 £9. 10. 10. The church is dedicated to St. Dunstan." [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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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

  • Wendens Lofts was a member of the Uttlesford Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Wendens Lofts 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

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TL452384 (Lat/Lon: 52.025018, 0.114882), Wendens Lofts which are provided by:

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Poor Houses, Poor Law