History of Hoddesdon and district

exhibition at the public : exhibits lent by Hoddesdon URD, Hoddesdon Public Library, C. Luke Taylor esq. and County Record Office, Hertford.
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Hoddesdon: A History [Susan Garside] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is the entire story of Hoddesdon from the earliest times up to and including the formation of the borough of Broxbourne in From the arrival of the first people to the settlement recorded in Domesday Book.

A History of Hoddesdon in the County of Hertfordshire; Being a Survey of That Hamlet from the Earliest Times, with an Account of Its Ancient Manors [Tregelles, J. A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A History of Hoddesdon in the County of Hertfordshire; Being a Survey of That Hamlet from the Earliest TimesAuthor: J.

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Tregelles. History of Hoddesdon A history of Hoddesdon Over the last years, Hoddesdon has grown from a small hamlet of around people, which is mentioned in the Domesday Book ofto a bustling and vibrant town of aro people today. Books on Hertfordshire.

A History of Hoddesdon. in the County of Hertfordshire. Being a Survey of that Hamlet from the earliest times. with an account of its ancient manors and its inhabitants. Tregelles. Stephen Austin & Sons, Hertford, Hardback, pages, 20 Plates, some line drawings in the text, 3 fold out maps.

Produced and presented by Stephen Poulter, owner of [email protected] and directed by Steve Fisher, Hoddesdon: History and Heritage follows the history of the town from the Domeday Book to the present day, featuring contributions from local historians Sue Garside and David Dent, footage from the “Hoddesdon Newsreels”, filmed in the s and s by Tom Franklin, and contributions from.

Discover your family history. Explore the world’s largest collection of free family trees, genealogy records and resources. FamilySearch Catalog: A history of Hoddesdon in the county of Hertfordshire: being a survey of that hamlet from the earliest of times, with an account of its ancient manors and its inhabitants — A History of Hoddesdon.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF HODDESDON, HERTFORDSHIRE. By Tim Lambert. EARLY HODDESDON. The history of Hoddesdon began in Anglo Saxon times. Hoddesdon began as a Saxon village. Its name was probably Hodda's dun, which means Hodda's hill. At the time of the Domesday Book in Hoddesdon was a large village with a population of between and Hoddesdon High Street Peter Madsen A black and white photograph of Hoddesdon High Street taken circa at night using a Kodak Brownie No.2 box camera- from memory using a 2 second different from the pedestrianization of today, can see the road is for two-way through traffic, the weekly market was held on the parking area to.

Following the Conquest inland was re-distributed to the victors. The changes were detailed in the Domesday Book of ; and this gives the first written record of the name Hoddesdon.

The manor of Hoddesdon itself was an outlier of Hatfield Broad Oak manor. Hoddesdon, a market-town and an ecclesiastical parish, formed in from the parishes of Great Anwell and Broxbourne, Herts.

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The town stands on rising ground, backed by extensive woods, near the New river, the Lea navigation, the confluence of the Lea and the Stort, the boundary with Essex, the G.E.R., and Broxbourne village and station, 4. The Parish of Hoddesdon In it was agreed to create a parish of Hoddesdon.

The first vicar was Richard Morice. The following year, the burial ground was consecrated, formally making Hoddesdon an ecclesiastical district. This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries.

Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Hoddesdon within the selected text. Hoddesdon: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Hoddesdon. Francis Frith The UK’s leading publisher of local photographs since Sign-in or Register.

Gift Cards Help Contact Us UK (£) Choose A Francis Frith Shop UK (£) For UK & International delivery US ($) For US/Canada delivery. Hoddesdon was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Hertford, mentioned in the chapters for Hertfordshire and Essex.

It had a recorded population of households inputting it in the largest 20% of settlements recorded in Domesday (NB: households is an estimate, since multiple places are mentioned in the same entry), and is listed under 6 owners in Domesday Book.

InJohn Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Hoddesdon like this: HODDESDON, a town, a township, a chapelry, and a sub-district, in Ware district, Herts. Book: Hoddesdon's Past in Picture Book: The Chronicles of Hoddesdon The Boy's British School from Hoddesdon - Tales of a Hertfordshire Town.

Book: Hoddesdon - Tales of a Hertfordshire Town Book: A History of the Girls' School of Christ's Hospital Church Hill, Hoddesdon - circa Hoddesdon Market Place - posted Published by Charles Martin, 39 Aldermanbury, London.

A History of Hoddesdon in the County of Hertfordshire: Being a Survey of That Hamlet From the Earliest Times, With an Account of Its Ancient Manors by the Late Alexander Mckenzie, Supplemente.

by J A. Tregelles| 11 Oct Paperback. ££ The two groundbreaking and popular programmes Hoddesdon: History & Heritage (65 mins) and Hoddesdon: In Living Memory(90 mins), produced by local historian and former owner of books @ Hoddesdon,Stephen Poulter, in partnership with corporate media Director, Steve Fisher, can now be purchased and viewed online for the first time.

The pair of documentaries, shot in High Definition in. Photo Books - Hoddesdon Explore and buy nostalgic books about the Hoddesdon area Everything Old Photos Old Maps Books Memories Nearby Places; Harlow Town and City Memories. Bishop's Stortford - A History and Celebration. Stevenage - A History and Celebration.

St Albans - A History and Celebration. St Albans Photographic Memories. Hertfordshire independent [email protected] is upping the game with local history publishing by producing a minute feature-length documentary on DVD.

Hoddesdon: In Living Memory ss (£ Memories of Hoddesdon & Rye Park has 6, members. Share your memories and pictures of Hoddesdon & Rye Park. But please do not use as a selling site. Public Houses, Inns & Taverns of Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hertfordshire.

The Hertfordshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors. Parish History [edit | edit source]. Hoddesdon, is a town, a township, a chapelry, and a sub-district, in the Ware district of is a church and a dissenting chapelry excludes part of the township, but it includes part of Great Amwell parish.

Resources [edit | edit source] Civil Registration [edit | edit source]. Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the.

History. The name "Hoddesdon" is believed to be derived from a Saxon or Danish personal name combined with the Old English suffix "don", meaning a down or hill.

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The earliest historical reference to the name is in the Domesday Book. Hoddesdon was situated about 20 miles (32 km) north of London on the main road to Cambridge and to northern towns and cities.

Would like to hear from any of my old classmates. I now live in Bognor Regis. I am always thinking of my first 20 years in Hoddesdon - the war years, the Vi's and V2's, my years at Burford St. School. Hope someone will remember me. Stuart Jenkins. Creative Writing Competition in conjunction with [email protected] local bookshop has been held twice in recent years.

In September author Michelle Paver spoke to primary school pupils at Paradise Wioldlife Park and introduced a story competition. The Borough of Broxbourne is a local government district and borough in Hertfordshire, council is based in Cheshunt, other towns include Broxbourne, Hoddesdon and Waltham eastern boundary of the district is the River borough covers 20 square miles (52 km 2) in south east Hertfordshire having a population of abConstituent country: England.

Hoddesdon is a town in the Broxbourne borough of the English county of Hertfordshire, situated in the Lea grew up as a coaching stop on the route between Cambridge and London. It is located 3 miles (5 km) West of Harlow 4 miles (6 km) southeast of Hertford, 5 miles (8 km) north of Waltham Cross and 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Bishop's grid reference: TL Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire; Administrative / biographical background: Hoddesdon Urban District was coterminous with the Urban Parish created under the Local Government Act, It combined that part of the ecclesiastical parish of Hoddesdon which was within a Special Drainage District with 65 acres in the south of Great Amwell Parish.

This documentary charts the history of the market town of Hoddesdon which gets its first mention in the Domesday Book of It covers the growth and development of the town initially as a staging post for travellers on the Old North Road one day's journey from London, through the town's expansion during the 19th Century when C P Christie's brewery few to become one of the largest in the.

The River Lee runs through Hoddesdon on its way into London There is no sense of community spirit and no big events Crowds gather at the War Memorial in Hoddesdon to mark Remembrance Sunday, Clock Tower is a Grade II listed building in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of .Hitchin - Hoddesdon.

Pages A Topographical after whose death, at the battle of Hastings, it was retained by William the Conqueror. It is noticed in Domesday book under the name of Hiz, a and which, having become ruinous, was rebuilt about The present chapel, or district church, is a handsome brick edifice, standing in the.