How to use Romford in a sentence
The fact that Romford (Rumford, Rompford) lies on the high road between Colchester and London has determined its history.
Bronze implements have been found here, but no notice of Romford occurs till the 12th century.
But the corporation which is mentioned in medieval records is not that of the town of Romford, but of the liberty of Havering.
Romford has only had a separate constitution since a local board of health was formed in 1894, under the act of 1875, after the abolition of the liberty in 1892.
In the middle ages Romford was rather a meetingplace for merchants than an industrial centre.Advertisement
Will the new beer brewed in China still have the same Romford taste?
From here we went on to some bar in Romford but the night was starting to get a bit hazy for me.
The boro boasts a huge selection of shops - Romford town center alone draws over 250,000 regular shoppers.
Romford, Havering's largest town center, reflects this economic vibrancy, attracting over 250,000 regular shoppers.
Romford was included in the liberty of Havering-atte-Bower, which until 1892 had a jurisdiction of its own distinct from that of the county, with a high steward, magistrates, clerk of the peace, coroner and quarter sessions.Advertisement
Romford, Havering 's largest town center, reflects this economic vibrancy, attracting over 250,000 regular shoppers.