Great Chesterford, Essex

Great Chesterford

Great Chesterford, Essex


Great Chesterford is an ancient parish located in the north-west part of the county of Essex.

Great Chesterford is approximately twenty-five miles north-west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is All Saints, which can be found here on Google Maps Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of six Registers of Baptism (1586 - 1923), nine Marriage Registers (1586 - 1981) and five Burial Registers (1586 - 1992). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=G&selParish=3771&selChurch=3773 (accessed 25 Jul 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Great Chesterford is Hadstock. To the south are Saffron Walden, Little Chesterford, and Littlebury. To the west are Ickleton and Hinxton in Cambridgeshire. To the north are Great Abington, Hildersham, and Linton in Cambridgeshire.

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