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Eynsford, Kent

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Eynsford, Kent

Eynsford is a village and civil parish in the Sevenoaks District of Kent, England. It is located on the River Darent, south of Dartford in Kent.
Post townDartford
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5365
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01322
Population1,800 (2005)

Other names by which Eynsford, Kent has been known in the past

Eynesford ~ Elesford

Eynsford, Kent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Eynsford.-- par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Kent, on river Darent, 7 miles N. of Sevenoaks and 20½ SE. of London, 3544 ac., pop. 1700; P.O.; contains the Eynsford Paper Mills.

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