Barrow Hill, Essex

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Barrow Hill
Barrow Hill is located in Essex
Barrow Hill
Barrow Hill
 Barrow Hill shown within Essex
OS grid reference TM020143
District Colchester
Shire county Essex
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district CO5
Dialling code 01206
Police Essex
Fire Essex
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament North Essex
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Coordinates: 51°47′29″N 0°55′48″E / 51.7915°N 0.9299°E / 51.7915; 0.9299

Barrow Hill is a hamlet in Essex, England. It is located on Mersea Island, approximately 2 km (1.2 mi) north-northeast of West Mersea near to where the Strood causeway meets the island. The hamlet is 33 km (21 mi) east-northeast of the county town, Chelmsford. Barrow Hill is in the borough of Colchester and in the parliamentary constituency of North Essex. The population of the hamlet is included in the civil parish of West Mersea.

It takes its name from a conspicuous Romano-British barrow.

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