Ongar Millennium History Society
The west Essex Town of Ongar has existed for over 1000 years. The idea of writing a new history of the town, to celebrate the next millennium, originated with a small group of local enthusiasts in 1996. Within three years, over thirty individuals were involved with 37 writers, researchers, artists and a calligrapher.
This book is the result of their work and describes some of the many aspects of Ongar's history including
There are also copies available in the Ongar Library.
|Outings and Visits|
|Kneeler for St Martin's Church|
|Cemetary memorial inscriptions|
|Occupations 1600 to 1650|
|Then and Now|