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Nelmes Way, Ardleigh Green
|OS grid reference
|• Charing Cross
|15.5 mi (24.9 km) WSW
The name Ardleigh is a corruption of an older name, Haddeleye, meaning "heath clearing" or "clearing where heather grows" from the Old English hæth and lēah. It was still referred to as "Hardley Green" as late as 1883 when the name appeared in an Ordnance Survey map of the area.
The nearest railway stations are:
- Gidea Park
- Harold Wood
- Emerson Park
Ardleigh Green has a combined junior and primary school, as well as Havering College of Further and Higher Education.
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