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Little Waltham, Essex

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Little Waltham, Essex

Little Waltham is a village just north of Chelmsford. It is adjacent to the village of Great Waltham. The Domesday Book refers to the two villages as Waltham consisting of several manors. The site of an Iron Age village was excavated before upgrading the main road north between the current villages. The village straddles the River Chelmer.
Post townCHELMSFORD
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7012
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01245
Population1,285
 

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

Waltham ~ Waltham Little

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

Waltham, Little, par. and vil., Essex - par., 2307 ac., pop. 580; vil., 1 mile SE. of Great Waltham and 3½ miles N. of Chelmsford; P.O.

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