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West Hythe, Kent

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West Hythe, Kent

West Hythe is a hamlet near Hythe in Kent, England. Modern settlement is mostly on the plain south of the Royal Military Canal, but the ancient church of St Mary's stands in ruins at the foot of the escarpment north of the canal.
DistrictShepway
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR1234
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
 

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

Hythe ~ Hythe West

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

Hythe, West, coast par., E. Kent, mostly in bor. of Hythe, 1137 ac. (12 water) and 81 foreshore, pop. 138.

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