Great Burstead, Essex

Great Burstead

Great Burstead, Essex


Great Burstead is an ancient parish located in the central south part of the county of Essex.

Great Burstead is approximately ten miles south of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

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

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of ten Registers of Baptism (1559 - 1987), twenty Marriage Registers (1559-2020) and eighteen Burial Registers (1559-1990). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=G&selParish=656&selChurch=657 (accessed 19 Nov 2022)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Great Burstead is Ramsden Crays and Basildon. To the south and west is Laindon. To the north is Billericay.

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