History of Chipping Ongar

History of Chipping Ongar >> 1866 Almanac

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Livingstone Cottages, Chipping Ongar. A plaque outside one reads: 'in this room David Livingstone lived in 1838 just before proceeding to his great work in Central Africa'.
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Description of Chipping Ongar from the Essex Almanac 1866

This description of Chipping Ongar is taken from the Essex Almanac of 1866 and is supplied by Google eBooks. If the image does not appear below, click here to view the almanac.


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Chipping Ongar - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Chipping Ongar - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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