Place:Manuden, Essex, England

Alt namesMagellanasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 103
Magghedanasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 103
Manewdensource: Family History Library Catalog
Menghedanasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 103
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates51.917°N 0.167°E
Located inEssex, England
See alsoStansted Rural, Essex, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1934
Saffron Walden Rural, Essex, Englandrural district of which it was part 1934-1974
Uttlesford (district), Essex, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Manuden is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located 6 kilometres (3.7 miles) north of Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire and is 33 kilometres (21 miles) northwest of the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the District of Uttlesford

The local church is St Mary the Virgin. A tablet in the church commemorates William Wade (1546-1623) who spent his retirement at Battles Hall in Manuden and is buried at the church.

Manuden is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 as one of the settlements within Clavering hundred.

The parish was part of the Stansted Rural District from 1894 until 1934 when it was abolished. It was then transferred into Saffron Walden Rural District. Since 1974 it has been located in the Uttlesford District of Essex.

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