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Kingsgate, Kent

Broadstairs is a coastal town on the Isle of Thanet in the Thanet district of east Kent, England, about 80 miles east of London. It is part of the civil parish of Broadstairs and St Peter's, which includes St. Peter's and had a population in 2001 of about 24,000. Situated between Margate and Ramsgate, Broadstairs is one of Thanet's seaside resorts, known as the "Jewel in Thanet's crown". The town's crest motto is Stella Maris.
DistrictThanet
Post townBroadstairs
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR3970
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
Population24,370 (Broadstairs and St Peter's parish 2001)
 

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

Kingsgate, coast hamlet, St Peter par., Kent, 3 miles E. of Margate.

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