Freshwell  Essex


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Freshwell like this:

FRESHWELL, a hundred in Essex; bounded by Uttlesford and Hinckford hundreds, and by Suffolk and Cambridgeshire; and containing Ashdon parish and nine other parishes. Acres, 28, 121. Pop., 7, 568. Houses, 1, 680.

Freshwell through time

Freshwell is now part of Uttlesford district. Click here for graphs and data of how Uttlesford has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Freshwell itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Freshwell, in Uttlesford and Essex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th January 2020

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