Tilty

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Tilty
St Mary the Virgin, Tilty, Essex - geograph.org.uk - 339745.jpg
Church of St Mary the Virgin
Tilty is located in Essex
Tilty
Tilty
Location within Essex
Population98 (2001)
OS grid referenceTL600264
• London35 mi (56 km) SE
Civil parish
  • Tilty
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townDUNMOW
Postcode districtCM6
Dialling code01279
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°54′47″N 0°19′31″E / 51.9131°N 0.325280°E / 51.9131; 0.325280Coordinates: 51°54′47″N 0°19′31″E / 51.9131°N 0.325280°E / 51.9131; 0.325280

Tilty or Tylsey[1] is a village and a civil parish in the Uttlesford district, in the county of Essex, England. In 2001 the population of the civil parish of Tilty was 98.[2] Tilty's church is dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, and is Grade I listed. It was originally a chapel of Tilty Abbey, which was dissolved in the 1530s; the nave was built circa 1220.[3] A further listed building is the derelict Grade II* Tilty Mill, which dates from the early 18th century.[4] Tilty was recorded in the Domesday Book as Tileteia.[5]

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  1. ^ p.73, Alison Plowden, Lady Jane Grey: Nine Days Queen, p.73, 2003, Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing
  2. ^ http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/viewFullDataset.do?instanceSelection=03070&productId=779&$ph=60_61_60_61&datasetInstanceId=3070&startColumn=1&numberOfColumns=8&containerAreaId=790396
  3. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Mary the Virgin (1169090)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 4 April 2015.
  4. ^ Historic England. "Tilty Mill (1112221)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 4 April 2015.
  5. ^ http://www.domesdaybook.co.uk/essex5.html#tilty

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