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Tilmanstone, Kent

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Tilmanstone, Kent

Tilmanstone is a small village in Kent, in the South East of England, near Eastry, a much bigger and more developed area. Tilmanstone no longer has a village school; however, the independent Northbourne Park School is close to the parish boundary. The name of Tilmanstone has historically been famous for its colliery, although it is actually located in the village of Eythorne, operated from 1906 to 1986 as one of the four main pits of the Kent coalfield.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR3051
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast

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


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

Tilmanstone, par. and vil., Kent, 5 miles W. of Deal, 1149 ac., pop. 362.

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