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Birling, Kent

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Birling, Kent

Birling is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and Malling district of Kent, England, about seven miles west of Maidstone. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 430 and a half.
DistrictTonbridge and Malling
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ6860
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast

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

Birlings ~ Byrling ~ Berlinge

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

Birling.-- par., mid. Kent, near river Medway, 6 miles NW. of Maidstone, 1884 ac., pop. 884; P.O.

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