• William Harrington

  • Collar Number(s) 471


  • Career History/Biography

    William George Harrington was born on in Great Coggeshall, Essex


    William Harrington joined Essex County Constabulary on .

    Before joining, William worked as a Groom and Gardener

    In the 1911 Census, PC Harrington is living with three others in the single quarters at Tilbury police station.



    • Postings

    • 1908: Tilbury Docks
    • 1911: Saffron Walden
    • 1912: Hadstock
    • 1913: Brightlingsea
    • 1913: Harwich
    • 1919: Woodham Walter
    • 1928: Grays
    • 1931: North Weald


Post Career:

  • William left the police on for reason: Retired - Pensioned



    Record of Service

    William Harrington's record of service survives in Essex Police Archives.