Great Waltham, Essex

Great Waltham

Great Waltham, Essex


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

Great Waltham is approximately five miles directly north of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

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

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of seven Registers of Baptism (1566 - 1947), fourteen Marriage Registers (1566-2020) and six Burial Registers (1566-1938). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=G&selParish=6039&selChurch=6642 (accessed 7 Dec 2022)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Great Waltham is Little Leighs, Great Leighs and Little Waltham. To the south is Broomfield and Writtle. To the west is Chignall Smealy, Pleshey, High Easter, Great Dunmow, and Barnston. To the north is Little Dunmow and Felsted.

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