Great and Little Russell Head Farms

Stories and pictures of Great and Little Russell Head Farms

Dowd says in his Canvey Cyclopaedia

Russell Marsh

derivation: see Rucheresnes;
history: bt by Henry, father of Jonathan Wood, in 1843 from Col William Brewse Kersteman, with adjoinging properties.

Russellhead

derivation: above, as spelled in 1807 inc ‘head’ (headland) for ‘ness’

‘Russels Marsh alias Clerkenwicke’

derivation: as above, 1642 name

Great Russell Head

1881 res.: the Bullocks

Great Russells

history : 1563 Russellhead dvd into Gt & Ltl Russells acc to Morant, when dsf by Sir Henry Appleton; location : BG/WW; connexions : E of Canvey Rd

Page link: Little Russell Head Farm
Little Russell Head Farm
Old Farm House
Page link: Great Russell Head Farm
Great Russell Head Farm
Original Farm House