Moor End, Great Sampford, c.1955Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Great Sampford >> Poll of Voters 1847
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Great Sampford who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Rev. J.W. Carver
Sir James McAdam
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Great Sampford - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Great Sampford - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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