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In the village...

Little Baddow Historical Society

The Family History Group

Little Baddow Conservation Society

Little Baddow Parish Council Website


Other links...

Essex Record Office

Maldon Archaeology and History Group

History House

the museum of power

Chelmsford Museums Service 


Remember these events?

Victorian Christmas Games! (2013)

heather hills

The Heather Hills, 1918

The History Centre is closed during December, January and February. We open with a new exhibition at the end of March.

However, if you would like access to research anything in our archive, please contact us and we will try to arrange an opportunity for you to do so.

Little Baddow Remembers...


Click on the image above for information about Little Baddow's re-dedicated War Memorial.

or, if you are using a mobile phone, click here

papermill books

We are delighted to announce the publication of Pat Herniman's memoirs of growing up as a young girl during the Second World War. 

Click on the Papermill Books box for further details, or click the cover to buy a copy from Amazon. Copies are also available at the History Centre, price £14

foldersCome and browse our folders for information on people, places and previous exhibition material!

New editions of the five historical novels by Jesse Berridge, all set within the village, have been published! Click any image for more information...

Tudor Rose Stronghold Gracys Walk Brother john bettina

... or visit

Opening times...

Wednesday 2 - 4pm

Thursday 10am - noon

The second Sunday in each month, 2 - 4pm

For information about our 2018 programme and other events in the village...




miss sorrelsAll three volumes of Sheila Rowley's history of the village are available as free digital downloads.

Just follow the 'Shop and Publications' link above.