Essex VCH committee

A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1966.

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As at September 1965

Col. Sir John Ruggles-Brise, bt., c.b., o.b.e., t.d., j.p.
Her Majesty's Lieutenant
The Right Revd. The Lord Bishop of Chelmsford
Lord Braybrooke, d.l., j.p. Lord Petre
The Right Hon. Lord Butler, p.c., c.h. J. J. Tufnell Esq., j.p.
Chairman Vice-Chairman
W. Addison Esq., j.p. (fn. 1) H. N. Bride Esq.
Representatives of the following Local Authorities
Greater London Boroughs
Barking Havering Newham Redbridge Waltham Forest
County Borough
Municipal Boroughs
Chelmsford Colchester Harwich Maldon Saffron Walden
Urban Districts
Basildon Benfleet Braintree and Bocking Brentwood
Burnham-on-Crouch Canvey Chigwell Clacton-on-Sea
Epping Frinton and Walton Halstead Harlow
Rayleigh Thurrock Waltham Holy Cross West Mersea
Witham Wivenhoe
Rural Districts
Braintree Chelmsford Dunmow Epping and Ongar
Halstead Lexden and Winstree Maldon Tendring
Rochford Saffron Walden
Representatives of the following Societies
Barking Historical Society Brentwood Historical Society
Chingford Antiquarian Society Essex Archaeological Society
Essex Field Club Hornchurch Historical Society
Romford Historical Society Southend-on-Sea Historical Society
Thurrock Local History Society Waltham Abbey Historical Society
Walthamstow Antiquarian Society Woodford and District Historical Society
Co-opted Members
Councillor Mrs. I. M. Brockelbank, E.C.C. F. G. Emmison Esq. (fn. 1) Marc Fitch Esq. (fn. 1)
K. J. Lace Esq. E. O. Reed Esq. G. O. Rickword Esq.
Editorial Committee
Alderman D. Thorogood, O.B.E., J.P. (Chairman) G. L. Caunt Esq.
Professor F. J. Fisher F. Sainsbury Esq.
Mrs. G. A. Ward
together with the persons marked with a dagger
County Secretary: J. G. O'Leary Esq. (fn. 1) Hon. Auditor: S. Ward Esq.
County Treasurer: Alderman D. L. Forbes (fn. 1) General Editor: R. B. Pugh Esq. (fn. 1)
County Editor: W. R. Powell Esq. (fn. 1)


  • 1. Members of the Editorial Committee