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Frating, Essex

Frating is a village and small civil parish of the Tendring district of Essex. It is about 8 kilometres east of Colchester and 15 kilometres northwest of Clacton-on-Sea. The parish includes the settlements of Frating Green and Hockley. The parish church (dedication not recorded) is now a private house. The living was a rectory shared with Thorrington.
DistrictTendring
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTM0822
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Population551
 

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

Frat- ~ Fretinga

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

Frating, par., E. Essex, 6 miles SE. of Colchester, 1276 ac., pop. 253; P.O.; contains Fritting Hall.

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