Duck End Green, Rayne, c.1955br />Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Rayne >> Poll of Voters 1847
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Rayne who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Rev. William Capel
Daniel Clapton Rolfe
R. Philemon Rolfe
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