In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Woodham Mortimer like this:
WOODHAM-MORTIMER, a parish in Maldon district, Essex; 2½ miles SW of Maldon r. station. It has a post-office under Maldon. Acres, 1,380. Real property, £2,149. Pop., 324. Houses, 66. W. M. Place, W. M. Hall, and W. M. Lodge, are chief residences. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £352.* Patron, Mrs. Round. The church is good. Charities, £14.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Woodham Mortimer, in Maldon and Essex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 29th March 2017
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