High Ongar
in Essex of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.710 and 0.262 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 42' 34" and E 0° 15' 43"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:00 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:27 am and 6:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 4,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into High Ongar

High Ongar in Essex (England) with it's 1,171 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 22 mi (or 35 km) north-east of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in High Ongar is now 06:00 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports close to High Ongar, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Stansted Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fyfield, Romford, Dagenham, Chelmsford and Grays. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 18th of October 2021

14°C (58 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 19th of October 2021

19°C (66 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 20th of October 2021

16°C (61 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

By Train To Ongar - A Film By Fred Ivey

Published: May 03, 2009
Length: 54:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Beulah22

Filmed in the final month of operation (September 1994) of the Ongar branch Fred's camera catches the rural quiet of the line while following 62 stock unit no 1510 and then he spends time...


Welcome to The Ongar Academy

Published: January 16, 2015
Length: 52:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The Ongar Academy

Headteacher David Grant lists five things you need to know about The Ongar Academy, which opens in September 2015. You can find out more information about The Ongar Academy at our website:...


Dancing at Fats City Ongar

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 18:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrDickieBows

Dancing at Fats City Ongar with DJs Dinger and Maurice's record machie.


(HD) Great Northern Railway N2 No.1744 departs Ongar Station, 21/06/2013

Published: June 28, 2013
Length: 39:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mark Madhava Griffiths

As part of the London Underground 150th celebrations, the Epping Ongar Railway (EOR) held a special event with various steam locomotives, vintage London buses and even a flypast from a B-25...


Class 31 (31438) Epping and Ongar Railway

Published: April 29, 2014
Length: 54:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: UbleyHalt

Epping and Ongar Railway Diesel Gala.


Greensted Church near Chipping Ongar in Essex

Published: October 22, 2009
Length: 21:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: henryhvideofan

The oldest wooden church in the world. Greensted near Chipping Ongar in Essex, England. Build sometime between 1063 and 1108.


Central Line eco friendly station. London's noisiest tube line? Epping-Ongar

Published: August 04, 2012
Length: 04:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: KINGANDCASTLE

Steam engine Pitchford Hall 4953 puffs through a small makeshift platform on the Epping - Ongar heritage line in Essex. Filmed near Ongar on 4/8/2012. There's something decidedly wrong with...


Epping-Ongar Railway 30 06 2013 (Metropolitan 1,L150 and other engines).

Published: July 03, 2013
Length: 11:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ricofilm1

Guest appearance of 'Metropolitan 1' and L150 celebrating 150 years of The London Underground.


Epping Ongar Railway - D6729 leaving Onger 9.8.12

Published: August 09, 2012
Length: 59:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andrew B

D6729 (latterly allocated 37029) leaving Ongar - 9.8.12.


Epping Ongar Railway - Isabel Shunting at North Weld

Published: August 09, 2012
Length: 30:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andrew B

Isabel Shunting at North Weld - Epping Ongar Railway.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Greensted Church

Greensted Church, in the small village of Greensted-juxta-Ongar, near Chipping Ongar in Essex, England, is the oldest wooden church in the world, and probably the oldest wooden building in Europe still standing, albeit only in part, since few sections of its original wooden structure remain. The oak walls are often classified as remnants of a palisade church or a kind of early stave church, dated either to the mid-9th or mid-11th century.

Located at 51.7044, 0.22555 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Essex, Epping Forest (district), Grade I listed buildings in Essex, Grade I listed churches, Stave churches, 11th-century church buildings, Standing Anglo-Saxon churches, Timber-framed churches

RAF Chipping Ongar

Royal Air Force Station Chipping Ongar or more simply RAF Chipping Ongar is a former Royal Air Force station in Essex, England. The airfield is located approximately 2 miles northeast of Chipping Ongar; about 20 miles northeast of London Opened in 1943, it was used by both the Royal Air Force (RAF) and United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). During the war it was used primarily as a bomber airfield.

Located at 51.725, 0.288611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military history of Essex, Royal Air Force stations in Essex, Airfields of the VIII Bomber Command in the United Kingdom, Airfields of the 9th Bombardment Division in the United Kingdom

Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker

The Secret Nuclear Bunker at Kelvedon Hatch, in the Borough of Brentwood in the English county of Essex, is a large underground bunker maintained during the cold war as a potential regional government headquarters. Since being decommissioned in 1992, the bunker has been open to the public as a tourist attraction, with a museum focusing on its cold war history.

Located at 51.6718, 0.256556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Government buildings completed in 1953, Buildings and structures in Essex, Disaster preparedness in the United Kingdom, Nuclear bunkers, Museums in Essex, Military and war museums in England, Cold War museums, Continuity of government

Ongar Rural District

Ongar Rural District was a local government district in Essex, England from 1894 to 1955. It included the small town of Chipping Ongar and the parishes surrounding it. It was abolished in 1955 and combined with part of Epping Rural District to create Epping and Ongar Rural District.

Located at 51.7, 0.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Political history of Essex, Epping Forest (district), Brentwood, Essex, Rural districts of England

High Ongar Primary School

High Ongar Primary School is a primary school located in High Ongar, Essex, England. Founded in 1871, it is situated in a Grade II listed building. The main school building is in the High Ongar Conservation Area. The school has secured the Healthy Schools Award, Activemark, and a Financial Management Standards in Schools Award. Following their July 2009 inspection, Ofsted rated the school Good, point two on a four point scale.

Located at 51.7105, 0.26274 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Essex, Grade II listed buildings in Essex, Educational institutions established in 1871, 1871 establishments in England

Shelley, Essex

Shelley is a small urban settlement in the Ongar civil parish of the Epping Forest District, in the English county of Essex. It is located on the B184 road, and is contiguous with the small town of Chipping Ongar. The original parish of Shelley was situated slightly to the north around St. Peter's Church.

Located at 51.7229, 0.2486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Epping Forest (district)

Norton Mandeville

Norton Mandeville is a small village near the A414 road, in the Epping Forest District, in the English county of Essex. Norton Mandeville has an Anglican parish church dedicated to All Saints.

Located at 51.718, 0.2855 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Epping Forest (district), Villages in Essex

King Street, Essex

King Street is a hamlet near the A414 road, in the Epping Forest District, in the English county of Essex. Nearby settlements include the village of Norton Mandeville and the hamlet of Nine Ashes.

Located at 51.7059, 0.2987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Epping Forest (district), Hamlets in Essex

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