Hutton Road, Shenfield, c.1950Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Shenfield >> Poll of Voters 1836
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Shenfield who voted in the 1836 South Essex Election. Candidates were George Palmer, a Conservative, and Champion Edward Branfill, a Whig-Radical. Source: Chelmsford Chronicle 17 and 24 June 1836, Essex Record Office.
James George Arthur
William Henry Brown
Charles John Heatley
W. Dennis Wright
Charles Isaac Yorke
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Shenfield - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Shenfield - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805 (map damaged)
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