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Small Hythe, Kent

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Small Hythe, Kent

Small Hythe is a hamlet near Tenterden in Kent, England. It stood on a branch of the Rother estuary and was a busy shipbuilding port in the 15th century, before the silting up and draining of the Romney Marshes. Small Hythe's quays and warehouses were destroyed in a fire in 1514 and were never rebuilt.
DistrictAshford
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ8930
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
 

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