Colchester (St Nicholas), Essex, England

Colchester (Parish of St Nicholas)

Colchester (Parish of St Nicholas), Essex


St Nicholas is an ancient parish located in the north-east part of the county of Essex.

St Nicholas is approximately thirteen miles north-east of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The parish church was razed in 1954 and no longer exists. Images of it can be found here on the website of the St. Nicholas Center.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of six Registers of Baptism (1541 - 1952), seven Marriage Registers (1541 - 1953) and six Burial Registers (1541 - 1889). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=C&selParish=189&selChurch=2261 (accessed 10 Aug 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Colchester, St Nicholas is Colchester, All Saints. To the west is Colchester Holy Trinity, Colchester St Runwell, and Colchester St Martin.

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