Place:Chignall Smealy, Essex, England

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NameChignall Smealy
Alt namesCingehalasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 101
TypeVillage
Coordinates51.783°N 0.417°E
Located inEssex, England
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Chignal Smealy is a small village on the north-western outskirts of Chelmsford, Essex. The local church (St. Nicholas) is a red brick building, containing an unusual red brick baptismal font which has been used for many christenings.

The spelling of the village name is open to discussion. Sometimes it is spelt "Chignall Smealy" other times, it is spelt "Chignal Smealy".

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