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Great Chesterford, Essex

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Great Chesterford, Essex

Great Chesterford is a medium sized village and civil parish in the Uttlesford district of Essex, England. It is located 18 miles north of Bishop's Stortford, 12 miles south of Cambridge and about 50 miles north of London.
DistrictUttlesford
Post townSAFFRON WALDEN
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL5042
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01799
Population1,424 (2001)
 

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

Chesterford ~ Chesterford Great

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

Chesterford, Great, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Essex, on r. Granta, 4 m. NW. of Saffron Walden. 2917 ac., pop. 913; PO., T.O.; contains C. Park.

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