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Womenswold, Kent

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Womenswold, Kent

Womenswold is a village and civil parish situated about 7 miles south-east of Canterbury, Kent, England, 1 mile to the east of the A2 road. The parish consists of three hamlets; Womenswold, Woolage Village and Woolage Green. Historically, Womenswold has been recorded with various spellings, including Wymynswold and Wimlingswold The church of St, Margaret of Antioch covers all three hamlets, and is situated in Womenswold itself.
DistrictCity of Canterbury
Post townCanterbury
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR2250
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 Womenswold, Kent has been known in the past


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

Womenswould, par. and vil., Kent - par., 1408 ac., pop. 226; vil., 7 miles SE. of Canterbury; P.O.

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