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St Mary Hoo, Medway

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St Mary Hoo, Medway

St Mary Hoo is a village and civil parish in Kent, England. It is on the Hoo Peninsula in the borough of Medway. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 244. The first appearance of the name is in 1240. St Mary's Church at St Mary Hoo was the parish church and gave its name to the village, and although it remains a Grade II building, dating from the 14th century, it has been reconstructed as a private house.
Administrative CountyMedway
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ8076
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01634

Other names by which St Mary Hoo, Medway has been known in the past

Hoo ~ Hoo St Mary

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

Hoo, St Mary, par. and vil., mid. Kent, 6½ miles NE. of Rochester, 1946 ac. and 385 tidal water and 531 foreshore, pop. 309.

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