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Tonbridge, Kent

Tonbridge (pronunciation and historic spelling Tunbridge) is a market town in the English county of Kent, with a population of 30,340 in 2007. It is located on the River Medway, approximately 4 miles north of Tunbridge Wells, 12 miles south west of Maidstone and 29 miles south east of London. It belongs to the administrative borough of Tonbridge and Malling (population 107,560 in 2001).
DistrictTonbridge and Malling
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5946
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01732
Population30,340 (2007)

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

Tonbridge and Tonbridge Wells ~ Tunbridge ~ Tonebridge

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

Tonbridge, and Tonbridge Wells. See TUNBRIDGE.

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