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White Colne, Essex

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White Colne, Essex

White Colne is a village and parish in Essex, England, on the north side of the River Colne, opposite Earls Colne, and on the Colchester road, 4 miles East South East of Halstead. It traces its history back to the Domesday book and beyond. There is evidence of Palaeolithic and Mesolithic settlement in the area.
DistrictBraintree
Post townColchester
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8729
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01206 2 and 01787 2
 

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

Colne White

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

Colne White, par., E. Essex, on river Colne, ½ mile E. of Colne ry. sta., 1466 ac., pop. 374.

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