British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Kent » Dymchurch, Kent - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Dymchurch, Kent

Local area map loading...

Dymchurch, Kent

Dymchurch is a village and civil parish in the Shepway District of Kent, England. The village is located on the coast five miles (8 km) south-west of Hythe, and on the Romney Marsh.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR1029
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Population3,605 (parish, 2001 Census)

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


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

Dimchurch, par., Kent. See DYMCHURCH.

Your comments about Dymchurch, Kent

What do you know about Dymchurch, Kent? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus