Little Wakering  Essex


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

WAKERING (Little), a parish, with four islands, in Rochford district, Essex; 4 miles ENE of Southend r. station. Post town, Great Wakering, under Southend. Acres, 5,862; of which 3,280 are water. Real property, £3,473. Pop., 283. Houses, 51. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £200. Patron, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London. The church is old but good.

Little Wakering through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st February 2019

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