Hertfordshire

This map shows the county of Hertfordshire with its hundreds in about the mid 1800s.

The parishes comprising each hundred are listed below. Click here for a detailed map of the parishes of Hertfordshire, coloured according to hundreds.

1. Dacorum

Aldbury, Berkhamstead, Bovindton, Bushey, Caddington (part), Flamstead, Flaunden, Great Gaddesden, Little Gaddesden, Harpenden, Hemel Hempstead, Kensworth, King's Langley, Longmarston, Marsworth (part), North Mimms, Northchurch, Puttenham, Shenley, Studham (part), Tring, Wheathampstead, Whipsnade (part), Wigginton.

Caddington and Studham were divided between Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. Marsworth was divided between Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Whipsnade was in Bedfordshire until 1844, when the detached part was transferred into Hertfordshire.

2. Hitchin

Hitchin, Ickleford, Kimpton, King's Walden, Lilley, Offley, Pirton, St Ippollitts.

3. Broadwater

Aston, Ayot St. Lawrence, Ayot St. Peter, Baldock, Benington, Datchworth, Digswell, Graveley, Great Munden, Great Wymondley, Hatfield, Knebworth, Letchworth, Little Munden, Little Wymondley, Sacombe, Stevenage, Totteridge, Walkern, Watton-at-Stone, Welwyn, Weston, Willian.

4. Odsey

Ardeley, Ashwell, Broadfield, Bygrave, Caldecote, Clothall, Cottered, Hinxworth, Kelshall, Radwell, Reed, Royston, Rushden, Sandon, Therfield, Wallington.

5. Edwintree

Albury, Anstey, Aspenden, Barkway, Barley, Brent Pelham, Buckland, Furneaux Pelham, Great Hormead, Layston, Little Hadham, Little Hormead, Meesden, Much Hadham, Stocking Pelham, Throcking, Wyddial.

6. Cashio

Abbots Langley, Aldenham, Bramfield, Chipping Barnet, City of St. Albans, Codicote, East Barnet, Elstree, Hexton, Newnham, Northaw, Norton, Redbourn, Rickmansworth, Ridge, Sandridge, Sarratt, Shephall, St. Michael's, St. Paul's Walden, St. Peter's, St. Stephen's, Watford.

The village of Coleshill in Amersham was transferred to Buckinghamshire in 1844.

7. Hertford

All Saints (part), Bayford, Bengeo, Broxbourne with Hoddesdon, Cheshunt St. Mary, Essendon, Great Amwell, Hertford Borough, Hertford, Including The Liberties Of Brickendon And Little Amwell, Hertingfordbury, Little Berkhampstead, St. Andrew Rural, St. John's (part), Stanstead St. Margaret's, Stapleford, Tewin, Wormley.

8. Braughing

Bishop's Stortford, Braughing, Eastwick, Gilston, Hunsdon, Sawbridgeworth, Standon, Stanstead Abbots, Thorley, Thundridge, Ware, Westmill, Widford.

© Alex Middleton 2011