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Frating Village Hall - - 123147.jpg
Frating Village Hall
Frating is located in Essex
 Frating shown within Essex
Population 551 
OS grid reference TM082223
District Tendring
Shire county Essex
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament East of England
List of places

Coordinates: 51°51′38″N 1°01′20″E / 51.86042°N 1.02219°E / 51.86042; 1.02219

Frating is a village and small civil parish of the Tendring district of Essex. It is about 8 kilometres (5 mi) east of Colchester and 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Clacton-on-Sea. The parish includes the settlements of Frating Green and Hockley.

The parish church (dedication not recorded) is now a private house. The living was a rectory shared with Thorrington.

Great Bentley rail station is 2 miles away and provides regular train services to Colchester, Walton-on-the-Naze, London Liverpool Street and Clacton-on-Sea.

Bus services[edit]

Service Operator Route Days of Operation
76 First Essex Clacton-on-Sea - Little Clacton - Weeley - Frating - Elmstead Mkt - Colchester Bus Station Mon-Sat (every 60 mins), Sun (every 120 mins).
77 New Horizon Travel Great Bentley National Rail - Frating - Elmstead Mkt - Colch'er Town Centre - North Station National Rail - General Hospital Mon-Fri (every 60 mins), Sat (every 120 mins).

Nearby places[edit]

Dickinson College

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