Place:Saffron Walden Rural, Essex, England

NameSaffron Walden Rural
Alt namesSaffron Walden Rural District
TypeRural district
Located inEssex, England     (1894 - 1974)
See alsoUttlesford (district), Essex, Englanddistrict municipality which has covered the area since 1974
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Saffron Walden Rural District was a rural district in the county of Essex, England. It was created in 1894 and enlarged in 1934 by the addition of the parishes of Berden, Birchanger, Elsenham, Farnham, Henham-on-the-Hill, Manuden, Stansted Mountfitchet and Ugley from the disbanded Stansted Rural District. It was named after and administered from Saffron Walden.

Since 1 April 1974 it has formed part of the District of Uttlesford.


  1. Arkesden
  2. Ashdon
  3. Bartlow End
  4. Berden
  5. Birchanger
  6. Chrishall
  7. Clavering
  8. Debden
  9. Elmdon
  10. Elsenham
  11. Farnham
  12. Great Chesterford
  13. Great Sampford
  14. Hadstock
  15. Hempstead
  16. Henham
  17. Langley
  18. Littlebury
  19. Little Chesterford
  20. Little Sampford
  21. Manuden
  22. Newport
  23. Quendon
  24. Quendon and Rickling
  25. Radwinter
  26. Rickling
  27. Stansted Mountfitchet
  28. Strethall
  29. Ugley
  30. Wendens Ambo
  31. Wendon-Lofts
  32. Wicken Bonhunt
  33. Widdington
  34. Wimbish

Research Tips

  • The Recorders of Ucclesford History provides a series of webpages on most of the parishes in Ucclesford District. They also host transcriptions from various parishes provided by local family history societies.
  • There is no coverage for Saffron Walden Rural District in the Victoria County History for Essex.
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