There are a number of local history groups neighbouring Henham, namely Broxted, Elsenham, Newport and Stansted. I have added publications which may be of interest and talks at the groups. If you wish to have your event publicised please email me.


Publications
A book about the fallen heroes of Stansted Mountfitchet, "They Sleep In Heroes Graves" ISBN 978-0-9558964-0-8 Glyn Warwick
A book about the fallen heroes of Elsenham, "For the Duration Elsenham in Conflict" Elsenham History Group
"150 Years of Our School's History" - Elsenham School
Takeley has a large number of books and pamphlets for sale for a full list view here

Websites for Local Groups

The nearby villages history websites.

Elsenham History

Takeley

Newport

Broxted



Genealogical & Local History Websites
UK archive network
Ancestry
British History Web Site
British Newspaper Archive

British Origins Website
City of London collection of paintings, pictures & maps
Convict Transportation database
English Heritage

Essex Family History Society
Essex County Records Archive (SEAX)
http://www.essexpast.co.uk
Essex Past
findmypast

http://www.historyhouse.co.uk Details of old houses in the UK
International Genealogical Index (IGI) - the 1st point of call
http://www.lostheritage.org.uk/ Useful about lost properties
http://www.history.ac.uk/gh London Guildhall Library
http://www.londonancestor.com London Ancestors
http://www.old-maps.co.uk
http://www.victorianlondon.org
http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/
http://newspaperarchive.com
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ National Archives
http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/ Newspaper abstracts
http://www.footstepsphotos.co.uk/ Old Photographs
http://www.origins.net/
Origins
http://www.recordinguttlesfordhistory.org - an association of local history recorders covering the 60 parishes in Uttlesford
http://www.theoriginalrecord.com/ The Original Record Company
http://unlockingessex.essexcc.gov.uk/
Essex heritage & culture website
http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk lots of interesting articles about the UK
http://www.genesreunited.co.uk useful to see if someone else has already researched your family
http://www.villagesonline.com/ UK Villages Online
http://www.cwgc.org/ -
War Graves Commission - site of those who fell in war
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/
Useful to find occupants of workhouses