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Shorne, Kent

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Shorne, Kent

Shorne is a village and civil parish in the Gravesham District of Kent, England. The parish is located three miles (4.8 km) to the east of Gravesend.
Post townGravesend
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ6971
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01474

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

Shorn ~ Shorne and Merston ~ Shornheld

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

Shorne and Merston, par., Kent, 3234 ac., pop. 879; contains Shorne, vil., 3 m. SE. of Gravesend; P.O.

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