Ancestors lost in the crowd?
New to family history research?
Perhaps these articles on our website may help:
Census 1841 - 1911
Birth, Death and Marriage Registration
The London Gazette
Places to visit in Essex
- Cressing Temple,
- Witham Road,
- CM77 8PD
- (B1018 between Braintree and Witham)
- Website: http://www.cressingtemple.org.uk/
Photograph by kind permission of Robert Edwards,
contributor to the Geograph Project
Historic site and scheduled ancient monument once owned by the Knights Templar. It contains two large barns one of which has been identified as oldest timber-framed barn in the world, built from oaks felled between 1257 and 1290. The site has also a farmhouse, granary, wagon lodge, stableyards and a Tudor walled garden.
Opening times and detailed information appears on the Cressing Temple's website linked above.