Place:Abberton, Essex, England

Alt namesEdburgetunasource: Wikipedia
Edburghetunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 100
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.833°N 0.9°E
Located inEssex, England
See alsoLexden and Winstree Rural, Essex, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
Colchester (district), Essex, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Abberton is a village in Essex, England. It is located approximately 1 km (0.62 mi) east of Abberton Reservoir and is 6.8 km (4.2 mi) south of Colchester. The village is in the borough of Colchester and was previously in Lexden and Winstree Rural District.

Abberton is among the villages which suffered damage from the 1884 Colchester earthquake.

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