16 December 2014
Design Statement updated
The Great Migration to New England 1630-1640 by Douglas Carter
In 1630, Boxted's vicar, Reverend George Philips led 30 of his congregation to join about 700 others from East of England in a hazardous migration to "the Promised Land" of New England on the East Coast of North America.
This book is a valuable resource for tracing relatives from this area of the Stour valley and the village of Boxted.
Boxted, Portrait of an English Village by Douglas Carter.
"Scholarly and intimate, as a good guide should be, ..." Dr. Ronald Blythe
Essex CC decides that the evidence does not support the existence of a public right of way between footpath 4 Boxted and footpath 3 Boxted. Read decision here
15 December 2014
Litter collected recently from the verges of a
stretch of road in Boxted.
Boxted Neighbourhood Plan Submission Consultation
The Boxted Neighbourhood Plan sets out the planning framework about how Boxted residents and businesses would like the parish to develop over the next 15 years up to 2029.
The consultation will run until 12 January 2015
To comment on the plan: http://www.colchester.gov.uk/article/14995/Boxted-Neighbourhood-Plan-Submission-Consultation