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Halling, Medway

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Halling, Medway

Halling is a village on the North Downs in the northern part of Kent, England, covering 7.1 square kilometres of land. Consisting of Lower Halling, Upper Halling and North Halling, it is scattered over some 3 miles along the River Medway parallel to the Pilgrims' Way running over Kent. The origin of the name is uncertain.
Post townRochester
Administrative CountyMedway
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ7064
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 code01634
Population2,700
 

Halling, Medway in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Halling.-- par., mid. Kent, on river Medway, 4 miles SW. of Rochester, 1852 ac., pop. 1306; contains the hamlets of Lower Halling; P.O.; and Upper Halling.

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