Brook Street  Essex


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

BROOK-STREET, a hamlet in South Weald parish, Essex; on Watling-street and the Ingerburn river, near the Eastern Counties railway, 1½ mile WSW of Brentwood. A leper's hospital, with chapel, was founded here, before the time of Edward I., by the Bruyns.

Additional information about this locality is available for Brentwood

Brook Street through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Brook Street, in Brentwood and Essex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd January 2022

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