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Teynham, Kent

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Teynham, Kent

Teynham is a large village and civil parish in Kent, England, in the district of Swale. The parish lies immediately north of the A2 between Faversham and Sittingbourne, 3 miles away and includes the hamlet of Conyer on an inlet of the Swale, a channel that separates mainland Kent from the Isle of Sheppey. Barrow Green is also part of the village as are the areas (hamlets) of Deerton Street, Green Street, Frognal, New Gardens, Sandown and Teynham Street.
Post townSittingbourne
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ9562
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01795
Population2,904 2001 census

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


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

Tenham, Kent. See TEYNHAM.

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