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Danbury, Essex

Danbury is a village in Essex, England. It is located 33.5 miles northeast of Charing Cross, London and has a population of 6,500. It is situated on a hill 367 feet above sea level.
Post townChelmsford
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7705
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01245

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


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

Danbury, par. and vil., W. Essex, 4½ miles SE. of Chelmsford, 2975 ac., pop. 978; P.O.; D. Hill, in the vicinity, is the highest point in Essex; 1 mile W. of the hill is D. Place, residence of the Bishop of Bochester.

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