History of Heybridge

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Basin Road, Heybridge, c.1955
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Heybridge Court Cases

For a full explanation of these court cases and how to further research them, please look at our Essex Court Cases page.

The information is supplied in the following format:

  • (d) defendant's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (v) victim's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (w) witness names, age and occupation (when given)
  • Offence
  • Place offence committed and places mentioned where the (d), (v) or (w) lived. Some of the defendants may have been from neighbouring parishes not mentioned by name, or itinerant wanderers.
  • The court hearing the case.
  • The source newspaper.

  • Case
  • (d) George William Cutts
  • (v) Myra Collis 75
  • (w) Joseph Turner shoemaker and Charles King fishmonger
  • Assault
  • Heybridge
  • Witham Petty Sessions
  • Ipswich Journal 20 June 1888
  • Case
  • (d) Isaac Sheldrake 31 labourer, John Griggs 36 labourer
  • (v) William Keys
  • Theft and receiving
  • Heybridge
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1864 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) George Mellor 31 engineer
  • (v) Edward Hammond Bentall
  • Theft
  • Heybridge
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1869 Q/SMc 9, Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) James Clarke 41 labourer, Charles Clarke 47 labourer
  • (v) John Sampson Piggott, Aldolphus Piggott
  • Theft
  • Heybridge
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1870 Q/SMc 10, page 11 Essex Record Office
  • Case
  • (d) William Partridge 34 labourer
  • (v) Isaac Cook
  • Embezzlement
  • Heybridge
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1874 Q/SMc 10, page 131 Essex Record Office

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Heybridge - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Heybridge - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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