History of Wix
St Mary the Virgin's Church, Wix.
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History of Wix >> Poll of Voters 1847
Wix voters - 1847 General Election
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Wix who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Haward S. Bawtree
John Folkard Carmer
John M. Constable
Edward Clay Eagle
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Wix - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Wix - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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