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Terling, Essex

Terling (pronounced Ter-ling or Tar-ling) is a village in the county of Essex, England, between the town of Witham and the villages of Great Leighs and Hatfield Peverel. The village was mentioned in the Domesday book . In 1991 Terling had a population of 741. Terling has an Anglican church dedicated to All Saints; the body of the church is medieval, restored in the nineteenth century, while the brick-built tower dates from 1732.
Post townChelmsford
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7715
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population741 (1991)

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

Terlingas ~ Terlinga

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

Terling par. and vil., Essex, on Ter rivulet, 3½ miles W. of Witham and 6½ miles NE. of Chelmsford, 3228 ac., pop. 850; P.O.; Terling Place, once a palace of the bishops of Norwich, is the seat of Lord Rayleigh; Roman coins have been found.

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