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Fingringhoe, Essex

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Fingringhoe, Essex

Fingringhoe is a village and civil parish in Essex, England located five miles south-east of Colchester. The centre of the village is classified as a conservation area featuring a traditional village pond and red telephone box. The Roman River flows nearby before entering the River Colne.
Post townColchester
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTM0320
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01206
Population783 (2001)

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


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

Fingringhoe, par. and vil., E. Essex, 4 miles SE. of Colchester, 2890 ac. and 426 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 659; P.O., called Fingrinhoe.

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