Thursday, 4 August 2011

Thames Tributary River Roding - Abridge Road

Thames Tributary River Roding
The Roding flows westwards and is joined by tributaries from the north and south


Rural area with scattered farms and crossed by the M11.  Abridge Road heads south towards the crossing of the Roding at Abridge


Post to the north Theydon Bois
Post to the west Ongar Road
Post to the south Abridge
Post to the east Abridge


Abridge Road
Theydon Hall, late Georgian yellow brick. It is on the site of the ancient manor house but was not the manor house from the 17th
Original church was nearby. Demolished in 1843
Theydon Hall Farm Piggott’s Farm. Farmhouse from the 17th timber framed and plastered. 18th barn
Mossford Green Nursery and camp site

Epping Lane
Bloody Mead. Local stories that this is the site of a Roman battle

M11

Sources
Essex County Council. Web site
Pevsner and Cherry. Essex
Victoria County History. Essex

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