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Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire

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Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire

Furneux Pelham, or alternatively Furneaux Pelham, is a village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England. The village is one of the Pelhams, along with Brent Pelham and Stocking Pelham. The village is known for its ford (Violet's Lane), which is over 1 kilometre long and is popular with 4x4 enthusiasts and off-road motorcyclists. The village has a church, St Mary the Virgin, with a medieval carved wooden roof which was restored and elaborately painted in the 1960s by the artist John Norbury.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL4328
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

Other names by which Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Furneaux Pelham ~ Pelham ~ Pelham Furneaux

Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Furneaux Pelham, par. and vil., Herts, on r. Ash, 5½ m. NW. of Bishop Stortford -- par., 2585 ac., pop. 571; P.O.; in W. vicinity of vil. is Furneaux Pelham Hall.

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