Elder Street, Wimbish, c.1950Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Wimbish >> Poll of Voters 1847
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Wimbish who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Daniel G. Bishop
Rev. J. Doliguon
Rev. M.W. Foye
Rev. Isaac Hill
John Hudson May
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