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Wrabness

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"WRABNESS, a parish in the hundred of TENDRING, county of ESSEX, 4¾ miles (E.) from Manningtree, containing 253 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of Essex, rated in the king's books at £8, and in the patronage of the Crown. The church is dedicated to All Saints. There is a place of worship for Wesleyan Methodists. The navigable river Stour bounds the parish on the north." [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

  • Wrabness was a member of the Tendring Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Wrabness 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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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Wrabness was a member of the Tendring Poor Law Union