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North Fambridge, Essex

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North Fambridge, Essex

North Fambridge is a village and civil parish on the Dengie peninsula in the English county of Essex. North Fambridge is on the north bank of the River Crouch opposite South Fambridge and is served by North Fambridge railway station on the Crouch Valley Line. Administratively, North Fambridge forms part of the ward of Purleigh in the district of Maldon. Adjoining the village is Blue House Farm, a 605-acre Site of Special Scientific Interest and nature reserve owned by the Essex Wildlife Trust.
DistrictMaldon
Post townMaldon
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ8597
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01621
Population600 +
 

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

Fambridge ~ Fambridge North

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

Fambridge, North, par., E. Essex, on river Crouch, 6½ miles S. of Maldon, 1248 ac. and 100 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 142.

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