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Rusthall, Kent

Rusthall is a village located approximately 2 miles to the west of the spa town of Tunbridge Wells in Kent. The village grew up around a large property called "Rusthall" located on Rusthall Common. Rusthall is a modern village, the majority built after the trains arrived in Royal Tunbridge Wells during the mid-1800s.
DistrictTunbridge Wells
Post townTunbridge Wells
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5639
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01892
Population4,776 (2001)
 

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

Rusthall, eccl. dist., Speldhurst par., Kent, on NW. side of Tunbridge Wells, pop, 3223; Rusthall House and Rusthall Lodge are seats; Rusthall Common is an extensive open waste, diversified by masses of rock.

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