Sheering

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Not to be confused with shearing (disambiguation).
Sheering
Sheering - The Church of St Mary the Virgin (Work and Pray) - geograph.org.uk - 654763.jpg
Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sheering
Sheering is located in Essex
Sheering
Sheering
Sheering shown within Essex
Population 2,838 [1]
Civil parish
  • Sheering
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BISHOP'S STORTFORD
Postcode district CM22
Dialling code 01279
Police Essex
Fire Essex
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
EssexCoordinates: 51°48′16″N 0°11′04″E / 51.80431°N 0.18451°E / 51.80431; 0.18451

Sheering is a civil parish and village in the Epping Forest district of Essex, England. Sheering village is situated 2.8 miles (5 km) north-east from Harlow and 4.5 miles (7 km) south-west from Bishop's Stortford. The neighbouring village of Lower Sheering forms part of the civil parish.

Sheering Village has approximately 350 households. There is a Church of England primary school and two public houses, The Cock Inn and The Crown, a general store with a post office, a sandwich shop, a hairdresser's, and a butcher's shop. Bus services connect Sheering to Harlow and Chelmsford.

Sheeing's Norman parish church on Church Lane is dedicated to St Mary.

A resident of Sheering is Steve Harris, founder and bassist of Iron Maiden.[citation needed]

See also[edit]

The Hundred Parishes

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Epping Forest DC Census

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