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Rawreth, Essex

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Rawreth, Essex

Rawreth is a village and civil parish in the District of Rochford, Essex, England. It is situated between Wickford and Rayleigh. The area is mainly agricultural, sparsely populated and with a small amount of industry. Historically, most of the farmhouses in Rawreth were moated manors, many of which survive today. The original Parish Council was disbanded in the 1930s when the area was united with Rayleigh to form the original Urban District.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ7893
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01268

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

Rawreth, par. and vil., Essex, 5 miles NE. of Pitsea, 2375 ac., pop. 331.

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