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Betteshanger, Kent

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Betteshanger, Kent

Betteshanger is a village near Deal in East Kent, England. It gave its name to the largest of the four chief collieries of the Kent coalfield.
Post townDeal
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR3152
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 Betteshanger, Kent has been known in the past

Betshanger ~ Bedesham

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

Betshanger, or Betteshanger, par., E. Kent, 4 miles W. of Deal, 395 ac., pop. 68; contains B. Park.

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