CHINGFORD, an urban district in the Epping parliamentary division of Essex, England, 102 m.
It lies between the river Lea and the western outskirts of Epping Forest.
Queen Elizabeth's or Fair Mead hunting lodge, a picturesque half-timbered building, is preserved under the Epping Forest Preservation Act.
To the north-east the beauty of Epping Forest attracts numerous residents to Woodford, Chingford and Loughton.
Epping Forest, Essex .
They moved to High Beech, in Epping Forest, which was their home until 1840.
DUNMOW (properly Great Dunmow), a market town in the Epping (W.) parliamentary division of Essex, England, on the river Chelmer, 40 m.
It is sheltered on the north and east by low hills formerly included in Epping Forest.
Its proximity to the southern outskirts of Epping Forest has brought it into favour both with residents and with holiday visitors from London.
LOUGHTON, an urban district in the Epping parliamentary division of Essex, England, 112 m.
This is one of the villages which has become the centre of a residential district, and is frequented by holiday-makers from London, owing to its proximity to the pleasant woodland scenery of Epping Forest.
He rode about Epping Forest, sometimes in a toy suit of armour, became a close observer of animal nature, and was able to recognize any bird upon the wing.
EPPING, a market town in the Epping parliamentary division of Essex, England, 17 m.
The town lies high and picturesquely, at the northern outskirts of Epping Forest.
The modern church of St John the Baptist replaces the old parish church of All Saints in the village of Epping Upland 2 m.
Epping Forest forms part of the ancient Waltham Forest, which covered the greater part of the county.
It was threatened with total disafforestation, when under the Epping Forest Act of 1871 a board of commissioners was appointed for the better management of the lands.
The present forest lies between the valleys of the Roding and the Lea, and extends southward from Epping to the vicinity of Woodford and Walthamstow, a distance of about 7 m.
Northward extend the broken fragments of Epping Forest.
The scenery is quiet in its character, but the gravel hills are often prominent features, as at Harrow and in the northern suburbs of London; the country is now mainly under grass or occupied with market and nursery gardens, and many parts, of which Epping Forest is a fine example, are still densely wooded, the oak being the prevailing tree.
The New Forest in Hampshire, the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, and Epping Forest, which is preserved as a public recreation-ground by the City of London, are the most notable instances.
The greater part of that winter he spent at Abury Hatch, in Epping Forest, with his widowed daughter, Constance Alleyn, and was too ill to preach before the king at Christmas.