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South Weald, Essex

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South Weald, Essex

South Weald is a settlement in the Borough of Brentwood in Essex, England. It was an ancient parish that was absorbed by Brentwood Urban District in 1934. South Weald is the location of Weald Country Park. North Weald is located approximately 8 miles to the northwest.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ5793
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

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

Southweald ~ Weald ~ Weald South

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

Weald, South, par., township, and vil., Essex - par. (containing Brentwood), 5089 ac., pop. 8418; township, 4630 ac., pop. 3765; vil., 1½ mile W. of Brentwood; P.O., T.O., called Southweald. Weald Hall was the birthplace of Queen Mary.

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