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Ringwould, Kent

Ringwould is a village near Dover in Kent, England. The coastal confederation of Cinque Ports during its mediaeval period consisted of a confederation of 42 towns and villages in all. This included Ringwould, as a 'limb' of Dover. Ripple Windmill, which is being restored, lies within the parish.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR3548
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Population2,200 (2005)

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

Ringwould, par. and fishing vil., Kent, 3 miles SW. of Deal, 1604 ac. and 108 foreshore, pop. 853; P.O.; near vil. is Ringwould House, seat, and vestiges of a Roman camp; Ringwould is a noncorporate member of the Cinque Port of Dover.

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