Place:Frating, Essex, England

Alt namesFratingasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 102
Fretingasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 102
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates51.85°N 1.017°E
Located inEssex, England
See alsoTendring Rural, Essex, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1974
Tendring (district), Essex, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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Frating is a village and small civil parish of the Tendring district of Essex. It is about 8 kilometres (5 mi) east of Colchester and 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Clacton-on-Sea. The parish includes the settlements of Frating Green and a hamlet named Hockley or Hockley (near Frating).

Great Bentley rail station is 2 miles away and provides regular train services to Colchester, Walton-on-the-Naze, London Liverpool Street and Clacton-on-Sea.

The parish was part of the Tendring Rural District from 1894 until 1974.

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