Barking, Essex


Barking, Essex


Barking is an ancient parish located in the south-west part of the county of Essex.

Barking is approximately twenty-three miles south-west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St. Margaret, which can be found here on Google Maps Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of thirty-one Registers of Baptism (1558 - 1991), sixty-five Marriage Registers (1558-1993) and fourteen Burial Registers (1558-1947). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=B&selParish=39&selChurch=40 (accessed 19 Jun 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Barking is Dagenham. To the south is Erith, Plumstead, and Woolwich in Kent, and Woolwich in Essex. To the west is East Ham. To the north is Little Ilford and Great Ilford.

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