Chigwell: Roman catholicism

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A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4, Ongar Hundred. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1956.

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The Convent of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary (formerly the Manor House) at Woodford Bridge was consecrated in 1925. It is served from Woodford. (fn. 1) A school is carried on in connexion with the convent. (fn. 2) The church of the Assumption was opened in Manford Way, Hainault, in November 1953. (fn. 3)


  • 1. Brentwood R.C.) Diocesan Year Bk. 1953.
  • 2. See below, Schools.
  • 3. Cath. Dir. (1954), 129.