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Chigwell —Close to the picturesque scenery of Epping and Hainault Forests. Chigwell Church is noteworthy as containing a fine brass, of 1631, of Samuel Harmett, Archbishop of York, habited in his cope, and with his pastoral staff in his hand. Rents moderate the village lying a couple of mile from Woodford station. From Fenchurch-street (50 min.) and Liverpool-street, 1st, 2/5, 3/6 2nd, 1/9, 2/4; 3rd, 1/ ˝ , 1/9.
Charles Dickens (Jr.), Dickens's Dictionary of London, 1879