Writtle, Essex


Writtle, Essex


Writtle is an Ancient Parish in the central part of the county of Essex.

Writtle is approximately two miles west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

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

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of ten Registers of Baptism (1634 - 1996), fifteen Marriage Registers (1634 - 1992) and four Burial Registers (1634 - 1946). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=W&selParish=12770&selChurch=12795 (accessed 30 Jan 2023)

Adjacent (pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Writtle is Broomfield, Chelmsford, and Widford. To the south is Chelmsford, Margaretting. To the west is Roxwell. To the north is Chignall St James.

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