Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for GRAYS

GRAYS, a sub-district in Orsett district, Essex; containing Grays Thurrock parish, and six other parishes. Acres, 15, 982. Pop., 6, 361. Houses, 1, 129.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a sub-district"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 3rd order divisions")
Administrative units: Orsett RegD/PLU       Essex AncC
Place: Grays Thurrock

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