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Sible Hedingham, Essex

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Sible Hedingham, Essex

Sible Hedingham is a large village and civil parish in the Colne Valley in Braintree District of Essex, in England. It has a population of 3,665. One of the earliest mentions of this place is in the Domesday Book where it is mentioned together with Hedingham Castle and listed amongst the lands given to Roger Bigod by the king. The land included woodland for 70 pigs that was in total valued at £4.
DistrictBraintree
Post townHALSTEAD
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7734
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01787
Population3,665 (2001)
 

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

Hedingham ~ Hedingham Sible ~ Sibble Heningham

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

Hedingham, Sible, par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Essex, 3m. NW. of Halstead, 5407 ac., pop. 1926; P.O.

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