Chigwell, Essex


Chigwell, Essex


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

Chigwell is approximately eighteen miles south-west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St Mary the Virgin, which can be found here on Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of eight Registers of Baptism (1555 - 1964), seventeen Marriage Registers (1555 - 1971) and nine Burial Registers (1555 - 1943). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=C&selParish=2226&selChurch=2227 (accessed 13 Nov 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Chigwell is Lambourne. To the south is Dagenham, Great Ilford, and Woodford. To the west is Chingford. To the north is Loughton and Theydon Bois.

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