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Eastchurch, Kent

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Eastchurch, Kent

Eastchurch is a village on the Isle of Sheppey, in the English county of Kent, two miles east of Minster. The village website claims "... it has a history steeped in stories of piracy and smugglers".
Post townSheerness
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ9871
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

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

Eastchurch, par. and vil., E. Kent, on N. side of Sheppey Isle, 7½ miles NE. of Sittingbourne, 7006 ac., and 944 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 983; P.O.

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