Grays

town in Essex, England


Grays is a town in Essex, England, UK. It is sometimes called Grays Thurrock.[1]

Grays
Grays Town Wharf.jpeg
Grays wharf overlooking the River Thames and Kent
Population36,601 (2001 Census)
OS grid referenceTQ615773
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townRomford
Postcode districtRM17
Dialling code01375
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
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England
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The town is about 20 miles (32 km) to the east of London. It is on the north bank of the River Thames, and near the M25 motorway.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Moncrief, AR Hope; Bruhl, L Burleigh (1909). Esssex. Adam and Charles Black. p. 107.