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Birchington, Kent

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Birchington, Kent

DistrictThanet
Post townBIRCHINGTON
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR3069
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01843
Population9,827 (2001 Census)
 

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

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

Birchington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Kent, 2 miles SW. of Margate, 1681 ac., pop. 1393; P.O., T.O.

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