Parish History

References used for the History of Little Hadham war memorials


  1. The Builder, page 160, February 4th, 1921
  2. United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials ref 36999.
  3. The Herts and Essex Observer, page 5, 25th October 1919.
  4. 'Little Hadham 1900-1914 A History of Its Peoples', by Frederick George Harris.
  5. The Minutes of Little Hadham Parish Council 1880-1950.
  6. Hertfordshire Monumental Inscriptions: St Cecelias', Little Hadham. Hertfordshire Family History Society,
    MI Series No 93
  7. Notes compiled by C E de R. Coppinger, Rector 1936-42.


  1. Photographs are taken from the Little Hadham Parish Archive
  2. My thanks to Bev Evans, the Parish Clerk, for enabling access to the minutes of early Parish Council meetings, and to Don Gibson for help with some of the church records .

Mike Smith March 2017

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The Ford War memorial

Dedication of The Ford War Memorial

Those who died in the Great War named on The Ford War Memorial

Other memorials

Site of the memorial looking North from Ford Hill towards Chapel Lane about 1910.