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High Wych, Hertfordshire

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High Wych, Hertfordshire

High Wych is a village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England. High Wych lies two miles south west of the town of Sawbridgeworth, which became a separate ecclesiastical parish in 1861 and a separate civil parish in 1901. It is about five miles from Harlow. Its parish includes Great Pennys, Trimms Green, Sacombs Ash, Allens Green, Chandlers, Carters, Rook End, Hoskins and Sayes Park.
DistrictEast Hertfordshire
Post townHigh Wych
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL4614
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01279

Other names by which High Wych, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Wych ~ Wych High

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

Wych, High, eccl. dist. and vil., Sawbridgeworth par., Herts, in E. of co.- dist., pop. 876; vil., 1½ mile SW. of Sawbridgeworth.

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