In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described White Notley like this:
NOTLEY (White), a village and a parish in Braintree district, Essex. The village stands on the river Brain, adjacent to the Braintree railway, 3½ miles N W by N of Witham; and has a station on the railway and a post-office under Witham. The parish comprises 2, 228acres. Real property, £3, 429. Pop., 508. Houses, 105. The manor belongs to J. F. Wright, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £.249.* Patron, the Bishop of Rochester. The church is old, and has a wooden belfry and a spire. Charities, £10.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of White Notley, in Braintree and Essex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
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