Place:Greenstead (near Ongar), Essex, England

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NameGreenstead (near Ongar)
Alt namesGreenstead
TypeVillage
Coordinates51.703°N 0.227°E
Located inEssex, England
See alsoOngar Rural, Essex, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1955
Epping and Ongar Rural, Essex, England|rural district of which it was part 1955-1965
Ongar, Essex, Englandparish into which it was transferred in 1965
Epping Forest (district), Essex, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

NOTE: There are two villages named Greenstead in Essex. The other is Greenstead (near Colchester).

Greenstead is a village in the Ongar civil parish of Essex, England, strung out along the Greensted Road approximately one mile to the west of Chipping Ongar.

The parish was part of the Ongar Rural District from 1894 until 1955, the Epping and Ongar Rural District from 1955 to 1965, when it was absorbed into the parish of Ongar. Since 1974 the area is part of the Epping Forest District of Essex.

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