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Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire

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Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire

Great Chishill is a village forming part of the civil parish of Great and Little Chishill in the south of the county of Cambridgeshire. The church is in the Perpendicular style and is dedicated to Swithun. The highest point of Cambridgeshire, at 146 metres above sea level, is about 800 metres east of the church. The highest point of Essex, Chrishall Common and the triple point of Cambridgeshire, Essex and Hertfordshire lie close to each other and about 2 kilometres south of Great Chishill.
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL4238
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire

Other names by which Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire has been known in the past

Chishall ~ Chishall Great ~ Great Chishall

Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chishall, Great, par., W. Essex, 8 miles NW. of Saffron Walden, 2542 ac., pop. 412.

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