Foxearth  Essex


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

FOXEARTH, a parish in the district of Sudbury and county of Essex; near the river Stour, at the boundary with Suffolk, 3½ miles NW by N of Sudbury r. station. It has a post office under Sudbury. Acres, 1, 640. Real property, £3, 161. Pop., 400. Houses, 101. The property is subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £396.* Patron, the Rev. J. Foster. The church is old but very good; and has an embattled tower.

Foxearth through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 03rd December 2021

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