Ramsey, Essex

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Ramsey
Ramsey is located in Essex
Ramsey
Ramsey
Location within Essex
Population2,343 (2011)[1]
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHARWICH
Postcode districtCO12
Dialling code01255
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°55′41″N 1°13′01″E / 51.928°N 1.217°E / 51.928; 1.217Coordinates: 51°55′41″N 1°13′01″E / 51.928°N 1.217°E / 51.928; 1.217

Ramsey is a village on the B1352 road (near the A120 road), near the town of Harwich, in the Tendring district, in the English county of Essex. It has a pub called the Castle Inn[2] The village forms part of the civil parish of Ramsey and Parkeston.

The Domesday Book (1086) records two parcels of land in the area, "Michaelstou" and "Rameseia". These were later divided into seven manors:

  1. The manor of Roydon Hall
  2. The manor of Ramsey Hall
  3. The manor of Michaelstowe
  4. The manor of East New Hall
  5. The manor of Strondland
  6. The manor of Le Rey (Ray Island)
  7. The manor of Foulton

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
  2. ^ http://www.ukpubfinder.com/pub/24167
  • A-Z Essex (page 208)