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Little Bromley, Essex

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Little Bromley, Essex

Little Bromley is a village and civil parish in the Tendring district of Essex. The name "Bromley" is Old English for "broomy wood/clearing". The village lies 9 kilometres east northeast of Colchester and 3 kilometres south of Manningtree. It is surrounded by the parishes of Lawford, Ardleigh, Great Bromley, Little Bentley, and Mistley. Its area is about 7.5 square kilometres; the 2001 census reports a population of 289.
Post townManningtree
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTM0928
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 Little Bromley, Essex has been known in the past

Bromley ~ Bromley Little

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

Bromley, Little, par., NE. Essex, 6 miles NE. of Colchester, 1844 ac., pop. 374; P.O.

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