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Felsted, Essex

For the record label, see Felsted Records UK For the Derby winner, see Felstead (horse) Felsted (sometimes spelt 'Felstead') is a village that lies in the north west of Essex in England, south of the A120 and is located near Braintree, Great Dunmow and Chelmsford. It lies on the north bank of the River Chelmer as it leaves Great Dunmow and turns south towards Chelmsford. Felsted is linked to Little Dunmow by the Flitch Way Country Park, a former railway line.
DistrictUttlesford
Post townDUNMOW
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL6720
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01371
Population1,900
 

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

Felstead

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

Felstead, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Essex, 3½ miles SE. of Dunmow, 6426 ac., pop. 1956; P.O., T.O.

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