Canvey Island, par., encircled by river Thames, S. Essex, 4½ miles SW. of Rayleigh, 4383 ac. (156 water), and 4867 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 282.
(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))
|Feature Description:||"parish" (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")|
|Administrative units:||Canvey Island CP Essex AncC|
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