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Great Parndon, Essex

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Great Parndon, Essex

Great Parndon was a civil parish in Essex, England, that has been absorbed by the new town of Harlow and is now an electoral ward. It had a recorded population of 18 people in 1086, rising to 41 by 1524-25. In 1622, there were 71 houses between the two parishes of Great and Little Parndon, with most names attributed to Great Parndon, given that Little Parndon was small and sparsely populated.
Post townHARLOW
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL4308
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01279

Other names by which Great Parndon, Essex has been known in the past

Parndon ~ Parndon Great

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

Parndon, Great, par. and vil., Essex, 5 miles NW. of Epping, 2232 ac., pop. 495; P.O.; near the vil. is Parndon Hall, seat.

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