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Earls Colne, Essex

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Earls Colne, Essex

Earls Colne is a village in Essex, England named after the River Colne, on which it stands, and the Earls of Oxford who held the manor of Earls Colne from before 1086 to 1703.
DistrictBraintree
Post townColchester
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8528
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 2
Population4,848
 

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

Colne ~ Colne Earls ~ Colne Great ~ Earles Coln ~ Earles Colne ~ Earls Coln ~ Great ~ Great Colne

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

Colne, Earls, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Colne), E. Essex, 3 miles SE. of Halstead, 2978 ac., pop. 1594; P.O., T.O.

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