The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales...., by John Marius Wilson. circa 1866
BURSTEAD (LITTLE), a parish in Billericay district, Essex; 2 and ¼ miles SSW of Billericay, and 4 and ½ E by S of Brentwood r. station. Post-town, Billericay. Acres, 1,829. Real property, £1,655. Pop., 186. Houses, 37. The property is much sub-divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £356. Patron, the Bishop of Rochester. The church is good; and there are charities £44.
Transcribed by Noel Clark