Wakes Colne

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Wakes Colne
All Saints church, Wakes Colne, Essex - geograph.org.uk - 227812.jpg
All Saints church, Wakes Colne
Wakes Colne is located in Essex
Wakes Colne
Wakes Colne
Location within Essex
Population538 (2011)[1]
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townColchester
Postcode districtCO6
Dialling code01206 2 and 01787 2
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°55′30″N 0°45′22″E / 51.925°N 0.756°E / 51.925; 0.756Coordinates: 51°55′30″N 0°45′22″E / 51.925°N 0.756°E / 51.925; 0.756

Wakes Colne is a village in Essex, England which sits on the River Colne. It is situated next to the village of Chappel, with which it shares Chappel and Wakes Colne railway station.

Location[edit]

Wakes Colne is a scattered village on the north side of the river Colne, 8 miles west-northwest of Colchester, and 5 miles east-southeast of Halstead.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2015". Retrieved 29 September 2015.
  2. ^ White's Directory of Essex (1848)

External links[edit]

Media related to Wakes Colne at Wikimedia Commons