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Borley, Essex

Borley is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located on the River Stour, approximately 3 km northwest of Sudbury, Suffolk and is 39km (24 miles) north-northeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Braintree and in the parliamentary constituency of Saffron Walden. The parish is part of the Stour Valley South parish cluster. It consists of two hamlets, Borley around the church, and Borley Green, to the east.
DistrictBraintree
Post townSUDBURY
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8442
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
 

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

Barlea

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

Borley.-- par., NE. Essex, 2½ miles NW. of Sudbury, 795 ac., pop. 210; contains Borley Green P.O.

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