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West Thurrock, Thurrock

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West Thurrock, Thurrock

West Thurrock is a traditional Church of England parish and town in Thurrock, Essex, England, located 17.5 miles (28.1 km) east south-east of Charing Cross, London.
Post townGRAYS
Administrative CountyThurrock
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ5878
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01708
Population7,795 (2001 Census)

Other names by which West Thurrock, Thurrock has been known in the past

Thurrock ~ Thurrock West

West Thurrock, Thurrock in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Thurrock, West, par., Essex, on river Thames, 1½ mile W. of Grays sta., 3000 ac. and 705 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 1926; P.O.; contains Purfleet.

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