Little Horkesley

Little Horkesley is a village in the county of Essex , England and is situated approximately 4 miles north of Colchester on the south bank of the River Stour. In the time of Elizabeth I, the manor of Little Horkesley belonged to the Wentworth family, a branch of the notable Yorkshire family who became Earl of Stafford, and then passed by inheritance to a branch of the St. Lawrence family who had the title Baron and later Earl of Howth.

Little Horkesley
Little Horkesley is located in Essex
Little Horkesley
Little Horkesley
Location within Essex
Population188 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTL960321
Civil parish
  • Essex
District
Shire county
  • Essex
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townColchester
Postcode districtCO6
Dialling code01206
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
UK Parliament
  • Essex
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°57′11″N 0°51′13″E / 51.952941°N 0.853672°E / 51.952941; 0.853672Coordinates: 51°57′11″N 0°51′13″E / 51.952941°N 0.853672°E / 51.952941; 0.853672

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 13 September 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

External linksEdit

Category:Villages in South Suffolk


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