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Battlesbridge, Essex

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Battlesbridge, Essex

Battlesbridge is a village in Essex, England, through which the River Crouch flows. The bridge over the tidal River Crouch was kept in repair from the earliest days by the Bataille family, hence the name of the hamlet. Today it is home to a number of antiques centres, one of which is a former mill.
DistrictChelmsford
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ7794
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01268
 

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

Battle Bridge

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

Battle Bridge.-- vil., Rettendon par., S. Essex, 6½ miles E. of Billericay; P.O.

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