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Wickham Bishops and Surrounding villages

The place name of Wickham Bishops is first attested in the Domesday Book of 1086, where it appears as 'Wicham' meaning dwelling place with a dairy farm. 'Bishops' refers to the fact that the land belonged to the Bishop of London...   ...

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Surrounding villages

Wickham Bishops and Surrounding villages

The place name of Wickham Bishops is first attested in the Domesday Book of 1086, where it appears as 'Wicham' meaning dwelling place with a dairy farm. 'Bishops' refers to the fact that the land belonged to the Bishop of London...   ...

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Wickham Bishops and Surrounding villages

The place name of Wickham Bishops is first attested in the Domesday Book of 1086, where it appears as 'Wicham' meaning dwelling place with a dairy farm. 'Bishops' refers to the fact that the land belonged to the Bishop of London...   ...

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South Woodham Ferrers