Chelmsford, Essex


Chelmsford, Essex


Chelmsford is an Ancient Parish in the central part of the county of Essex.

Chelmsford contains the town of Chelmsford which is the county town of Essex.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is the Chelmsford Cathedral of St. Mary the Virgin, St. Peter and St. Cedd, which can be found here on Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of sixteen Registers of Baptism (1538 - 1960), twenty-three Marriage Registers (1538 - 2020) and ten Burial Registers (1538 - 1961). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=C&selParish=2213&selChurch=2216 (accessed 16 Feb 2023)

Adjacent (pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Chelmsford is Springfield. To the south is Moulsham and Widford. To the west is Writtle. To the north is Broomfield.

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