Virley

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Virley
Virley is located in Essex
Virley
Virley
Location within Essex
Population61 (2001)
OS grid referenceTL 950 113
Civil parish
  • Virley
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMaldon
Postcode districtCM9
Dialling code01206
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°47′20″N 0°49′34″E / 51.789°N 0.826°E / 51.789; 0.826Coordinates: 51°47′20″N 0°49′34″E / 51.789°N 0.826°E / 51.789; 0.826
Ruins of church, destroyed in the 1884 earthquake

Virley is a village and civil parish in the Colchester borough of Essex, England and forms part of the Winstred Hundred grouped parish council.[1] According to the 2001 census it had a population of 61. The village is about seven miles south of Colchester.

Virley is among the villages which suffered damage from the 1884 Colchester earthquake; the village church was destroyed in the quake.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Winstred Hundred Parish Council. "Winstred Hundred". Winstred100.org. Retrieved 2011-10-03.