St. Lawrence's church, Asheldham
Asheldham shown within Essex
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Asheldam is a hamlet and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located about 14 km (8.7 mi) southeast of Maldon and is 26 km (16 mi) east-southeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Maldon and the parliamentary constituency of Maldon & East Chelmsford. The village is part of Asheldham and Dengie Parish Council.
A Ham class minesweeper launched in September 1953 was named after the hamlet. In April 1959 HMS Asheldham was transferred to the Royal Malaysian navy where it was renamed RMN Sri Perlis.
- "Parish Council Contacts". www.maldon.gov.uk. Retrieved 2007-01-24.
- Media related to Asheldham at Wikimedia Commons
- Information and photographs of Asheldham village
- The history of Asheldham
- Asheldham in the Domesday Book
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