In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Goffs Oak like this:
Goffs Oak, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Cheshunt par., Herts -- dist., pop. 795; hamlet, 1½ mile NW. of Cheshunt; P.O.
Additional information about this locality is available for Cheshunt
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Goffs Oak has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Broxbourne. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Goffs Oak and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Goffs Oak, in Broxbourne and Hertfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 06th December 2013
Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time, and maybe some references to other places called "Goffs Oak".