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Marks Tey, Essex

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Marks Tey, Essex

Marks Tey is a large village in Essex, England located six miles west of Colchester. Marks Tey railway station is on the Great Eastern Main Line, and is a junction for the Sudbury Branch Line to Sudbury. As of September 2010, Marks Tey railway station has been undergoing a major refurbishment of the drop-off car park and the main areas of platforms 1 and 2. Marks Tey is one of a group of villages called the Teys, also including Great Tey and Little Tey.
DistrictColchester
Post townColchester
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL9123
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
Population3,599
 

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

Tey ~ Tey Marks

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

Marks Tey, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Essex, 5 miles W. of Colchester, 1225 ac., pop. 411; P.O., T.O.; Marks-Tey Hall, an ancient moated mansion, is now a farmhouse.

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