Fordham, Essex

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All Saints church

Fordham is a village and a civil parish in the Colchester District of the English county of Essex. Fordham, near the town of Colchester, The parish includes the nearby hamlets of Fordham Heath and Hemp's Green.

It has a post office, a school, a place of worship and two pubs.

All Saints church dates from c.1340 and is a grade I listed building. [1] The noted classical scholar Thomas Twining of the tea-merchant family held the curacy of the church from 1764 until his death in 1804.[2]


Coordinates: 51°55′22″N 0°48′13″E / 51.9228°N 0.8035°E / 51.9228; 0.8035