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Greatstone-on-Sea, Kent

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Greatstone-on-Sea, Kent

Greatstone is a beach-side town, the third town up from the "point" of the Romney Marsh area. It is situated near the largest town there, New Romney in Kent, England. Permission was given in the 1920s for a company to construct large numbers of homes and facilities; only a small number were built. There was widespread development in the 1960s and 1970s, however, leading to a sizable community. The church of St.
Post townNew Romney
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR0822
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01797

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