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West Tilbury, Thurrock

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West Tilbury, Thurrock

West Tilbury is a village situated on the top of a river terrace overlooking the river Thames. The modern town of Tilbury is mainly in the traditional parish of Chadwell St Mary.
Post townGRAYS
Administrative CountyThurrock
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ6678
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 West Tilbury, Thurrock has been known in the past

Tilbury ~ Tilbury West

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

Tilbury, West, par., Essex, 2 miles NW. of East Tilbury, 1866 ac. and 253 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 347; P.O.; Archbishop Laud (1573-1645) was rector.

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