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Wendens Ambo, Essex

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Wendens Ambo, Essex

Wendens Ambo is a small village of approximately four hundred people in Essex, England. Its unusual name originates from the joining of two villages, Great and Little Wenden, to form Wendens Ambo, meaning "both Wendens".
Post townSaffron Walden
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL5136
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01799 540
Population360 (recent est.)

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

Wendens Ambo, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Audley End), Essex - par., 1439 ac., pop. 359; the vil. is 1½ mile SW. of Saffron Walden.

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