Chingford, Essex


Chingford, Essex


Chingford is an ancient parish located in the west part of the county of Essex bording Middlesex.

Chingford is approximately twenty five miles west south-west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St Peter and St Paul, which can be found here on Google Street View. It was built in 1844 and took over from the older All Saints as the parish church that year. (The older All Saints church can be found here on Google Street View)

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of twelve Registers of Baptism (1813 - 1996), fourteen Marriage Registers (1755 - 1957) and four Burial Registers (1813 - 1963). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=C&selParish=2232&selChurch=2234 (accessed 9 Nov 2022)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Chingford is Loughton, Chigwell, and Woodford. To the south is Walthamstow. To the west are the Middlesex parishes of Edmonton and Enfield. To the north is Waltham Abbey.

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