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Dengie, Essex

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Dengie, Essex

Dengie is a village and civil parish in the Maldon district of Essex, England, with a population of 135. It gives its name to the Dengie peninsula and hundred and to the Dengie Special Protection Area. The 14th century church of St James is the parish Church for the village. Dengie was once an island.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL9801
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Dauncing ~ Dengry ~ Dengy ~ Daneseia

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

Dengie, coast par., E. Essex, 11 miles SE. of Maldon ry. sta., 2414 ac., pop. 300.

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