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Chilham, Kent

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Chilham, Kent

Chilham is a village and parish in the English county of Kent. It has been a location for a number of films and television dramas.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR0653
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01227

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

Julham ~ Cilleham

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

Chilham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Kent, 5½ m. SW. of Canterbury, 4398 ac. (23 water), pop. 1419; P.O., T.O.; contains C. Park, and ruins of C. Castle.

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