Little Munden


Adjacent Parishes: Benington, Great Munden, Sacombe, Standon, Watton-at-Stone

It is in the Broadwater Hundred and the Ware Union

GREAT and LITTLE MUNDEN are agricultural parishes in Broadwater Hundred and Ware Union, about 6 miles north of Ware. There is a National School in each. The beneficies are rectories: Great Munden, valued P.R. 1834 at 785 per annum, in the patronage of the Crown; the present incumbent is the Rev. Henry Dawson, M.A. Little Munden, valued at 523 per annum, in the patronage of Charles Jollands, Esq., and the incumbancy of the Rev. Charles Jollands, M.A.  Charities, 15 per annum to the poor.

Acres Population Assessment
Great Munden 3,286 477 3,211
Little Munden 2,225 612 3,922

The hamlets are DANE END, or MUNDEN FREWELL, near Little Munden, with a population of 175; HAULTWICK, or ARTIC, between Great and Little Munden, with a population of 202; NASTY, or MUNDEN FURNIVAL, with a population of 137; and GREEN END, population 113. BROCKHOLTS is to the east.

Post Office Directory for Herts, 1851


Little Munden

From a very faded (unnamed) card posted in Dane End in 1905.

Book: The Protected Valley: A History of Little Munden

The Rectory, Little Munden Dane End House Dane End Village
Greetings From Little Munden Church Dane End
Post Office, Dane End White House Dane End Village

Web Site: The Mundens and Sacombe - a good village web site with pictures, history and genealogical items,

  Yew Tree Farm, Little Munden, 1921

For information on Libury Hall see Libury Hall, Little Munden, early 20th century - also for farm and manor in 18th & 19th Century (with map).

See also Vital Records

Page updated November 2009