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Wakes Colne, Essex

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Wakes Colne, Essex

Wakes Colne is a village in Essex, England which sits on the River Colne. It is situated next to the villages of Chappel, with which it shares Chappel and Wakes Colne railway station.
DistrictColchester
Post townColchester
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8928
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 Wakes Colne, Essex has been known in the past

Colne Wakes

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

Colne-Wakes, par. (ry. sta. Colne), E. Essex, on river Colne, 5 miles SE. of Halstead, 1935 ac., pop. 499.

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