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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
  
Here is a list of the civil parishes of Kent:
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Historically, the county of Kent consisted of 400 ancient parishes including 17 in the city of Canterbury, 3 in Rochester, 3 in Sandwich, 2 in Deptford, and 2 in Dover.  More parishes have been added as populous areas have grown.
  
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*Acrise
 
*Addington
 
*Adisham
 
*Aldington
 
*Alkham
 
*Allhallows
 
*Allington
 
*Appledore
 
*Ash (near Ridley)
 
*Ash (near Sandwich)
 
*Ashford
 
*Ashurst
 
*Aylesford
 
*Badlesmere
 
*Bapchild
 
*Barfreystone
 
*Barham
 
*Barming, East
 
*Bearstead
 
*Beckenham [St George]
 
*Bekesbourne
 
*Benenden
 
*Bethersden
 
*Betteshanger
 
*Bexley
 
*Bicknor
 
*Bidborough
 
*Biddenden
 
*Bilsington
 
*Birchington
 
*Bircholt
 
*Birling
 
*Bishopsbourne
 
*Blackmanstone
 
*Blean
 
*Bobbing
 
*Bonnington
 
*Borden
 
*Boughton Aluph
 
*Boughton Malherbe
 
*Boughton Monchelsea
 
*Boughton under Blean
 
*Boxley
 
*Brabourne
 
*Brasted
 
*Bredgar
 
*Bredhurst
 
*Brenchley
 
*Brenzett
 
*Bridge
 
*Broadstairs
 
*Bromley [St Peter and St Paul]
 
*Bromley Holy Trinity
 
*Brompton
 
*Brook
 
*Brookland
 
*Broomfield
 
*Buckland
 
*Buckland near Dover
 
*Burham
 
*Burmarsh
 
*Canterbury All Saints
 
*Canterbury Black Prince’s Chantry
 
*Canterbury Christchurch [Cathedral]
 
*Canterbury East Bridge Hospital
 
*Canterbury Holy Cross Westgate
 
*Canterbury Old Castle
 
*Canterbury St Alphege
 
*Canterbury St Andrew
 
*Canterbury St Augustine
 
*Canterbury St Dunstan
 
*Canterbury St George the Martyr
 
*Canterbury St Gregory the Great
 
*Canterbury St John’s Hospital
 
*Canterbury St Margaret
 
*Canterbury St Martin
 
*Canterbury St Mary Bredin
 
*Canterbury St Mary Bredman
 
*Canterbury St Mary Magdalen
 
*Canterbury St Mary North Gate
 
*Canterbury St Mildred with St Mary de Castro
 
*Canterbury St Paul
 
*Canterbury St Peter
 
*Canterbury the Archbishop’s Palace Precincts
 
*Canterbury White Friars
 
*Capel
 
*Capel-le-Ferne
 
*Chalk
 
*Challock
 
*Charing
 
*Charlton by Dover
 
*Charlton next Woolwich
 
*Chart, Great
 
*Chart, Little
 
*Chartham
 
*Chatham [St Mary]
 
*Chelsfield
 
*Cheriton
 
*Chevening
 
*Chiddingstone
 
*Chilham
 
*Chillenden
 
*Chislehurst
 
*Chislet
 
*Cliffe at Hoo
 
*Cliffe, East
 
*Cliffe, West
 
*Cobham
 
*Coldred
 
*Cooling
 
*Cowden
 
 
 
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*Cranbrook
 
*Cray, Foots
 
*Cray, North
 
*Cray, St Mary
 
*Cray, St Paul’s
 
 
 
*Crayford
 
*Crundale
 
*Cudham
 
 
 
*Cuxton
 
*Darenth
 
*Dartford
 
*Davington
 
*Deal
 
*Denton (near Dover)
 
*Denton (near Gravesend)
 
*Deptford St Nicholas
 
*Deptford St Paul
 
*Detling
 
*Ditton
 
*Doddington
 
*Dover Castle
 
*Dover St James the Apostle
 
*Dover St Mary the Virgin
 
*Dover Trinity
 
*Downe
 
*Dunkirk
 
*Dymchurch
 
*Eastbridge
 
*Eastchurch
 
*Eastling
 
*Eastry
 
*Eastwell
 
*Ebony
 
*Edenbridge
 
*Egerton
 
*Elham
 
*Elmley
 
*Elmsted
 
*Elmstone
 
*Eltham [St John the Baptist]
 
*Erith
 
*Ewell, Temple
 
*Eynsford
 
*Eythorne
 
*Fairfield
 
*Farleigh, East
 
*Farleigh, West
 
*Farnborough
 
*Farningham
 
*Faversham
 
*Fawkham
 
*Folkestone [St Mary and St Eanswythe]
 
*Folkestone Christ Church
 
*Fordwich
 
*Frant
 
*Frindsbury
 
*Frinsted
 
*Frittenden
 
*Gillingham [St Mary the Virgin]
 
*Godmersham
 
*Goodnestone (near Faversham)
 
*Goodnestone (near Sandwich)
 
*Goudhurst
 
*Grain
 
*Graveney
 
*Gravesend [St George]
 
*Greenwich [St Alfege]
 
*Greenwich, East Christ Church
 
*Greenwich, West
 
*Guston
 
*Hackington
 
*Hadlow
 
*Halden, High
 
*Halling
 
*Halstead
 
*Halstow, High
 
*Halstow, Lower
 
*Ham
 
*Harbledown
 
*Hardres, Lower
 
*Hardres, Upper
 
*Harrietsham
 
*Hartley
 
*Hartlip
 
*Harty
 
*Hastingleigh
 
*Hawkhurst
 
*Hawkinge
 
*Hayes
 
*Headcorn
 
*Herne
 
*Herne Bay Christ Church
 
*Hernhill
 
*Hever
 
*Higham
 
*Hildenborough
 
*Hinxhill
 
*Hoath
 
*Hollingbourne
 
*Hoo St Werburgh
 
*Hoo, St Mary
 
*Horsmonden
 
*Horton Kirby
 
*Hothfield
 
*Hougham
 
*Hougham-in-Dover
 
*Huckinge
 
*Hunton
 
*Hurst
 
*Hythe
 
*Hythe, West
 
*Ickham
 
*Idle Hill
 
*Ifield
 
 
 
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*Ightham
 
*Iveychurch
 
*Iwade
 
*Kemsing
 
*Kenardington
 
*Kennington
 
*Keston
 
*Kidbrooke
 
*Kilndown
 
*Kingsdown
 
*Kingsdown St John
 
*Kingsdown with Mappiscombe
 
*Kingsnorth
 
*Kingston
 
*Knockholt
 
*Knowlton
 
*Lamberhurst
 
*Langdon East
 
*Langdon, West
 
*Langley
 
*Leaveland
 
*Lee [St Margaret]
 
*Leeds
 
*Leigh
 
*Lenham
 
*Lewisham [St Mary]
 
*Leybourne
 
*Leysdown
 
*Lidsing
 
*Linton
 
*Littlebourne
 
*Longfield
 
*Loose
 
*Luddenham
 
*Luddesdown
 
*Lullingstone
 
*Luton
 
*Lydd
 
*Lydden
 
*Lyminge
 
*Lympne
 
*Lynstead
 
*Maidstone [All Saints]
 
*Maidstone Holy Trinity
 
*Maidstone St Peter
 
*Malling, East
 
*Malling, West
 
*Marden
 
*Mareston
 
*Margate St John the Baptist
 
*Margate Trinity
 
*Mark Beech
 
*Marsh, West
 
*Meopham
 
*Mereworth
 
*Mersham
 
*Midley
 
*Milstead
 
*Milton
 
*Milton Holy Trinity
 
*Milton Regis
 
*Milton-next-Gravesend
 
*Minster
 
*Minster in Sheppey
 
*Mint
 
*Molash
 
*Mongeham, Great
 
*Mongeham, Little
 
*Monks Horton
 
*Monkton
 
*Murston
 
*Nackington
 
*Nettlestead
 
*Newchurch
 
*Newenden
 
*Newington next Hythe
 
*Newington next Sittingbourne
 
*Newnham
 
*Nonington
 
*Northbourne
 
*Northfleet
 
*Norton
 
*Nursted
 
*Oare
 
*Offham
 
*Orgarswick
 
*Orlestone
 
*Orpington
 
*Ospringe
 
*Otford
 
*Otham
 
*Otterden
 
*Oxney
 
*Paddlesworth (near Folkstone)
 
*Paddlesworth (near Snodland)
 
*Patrixbourne
 
*Peckham, East
 
*Peckham, East Holy Trinity
 
*Peckham, West
 
*Pembury
 
*Penshurst
 
*Petham with Waltham
 
*Platt
 
*Plaxtol
 
*Pluckley
 
*Plumstead [St Margaret]
 
*Postling
 
*Preston
 
*Preston next Faversham
 
*Queenborough
 
*Rainham
 
*Ramsgate [St George]
 
*Ramsgate Christ Church
 
*Ramsgate Holy Trinity
 
*Reculver
 
*Ridley
 
*Ringwould
 
*Ripple
 
*River
 
*Riverhead
 
*Rochester Castle Precincts
 
*Rochester Precincts of the Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary
 
*Rochester St Margaret
 
*Rochester St Nicholas with St Clement
 
 
 
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*Rodmersham
 
*Rolvenden
 
*Romney, New with Hope
 
*Romney, Old
 
*Ruckinge
 
*Ryarsh
 
*Saltwood
 
*Sandgate
 
*Sandhurst
 
*Sandwich St Bartholomew’s Hospital
 
*Sandwich St Clement
 
*Sandwich St Mary
 
*Sandwich St Peter
 
*Seal
 
*Seasalter
 
*Sellindge
 
 
 
*Selling
 
*Sevenoaks
 
*Sevenoaks Weald
 
*Sevington
 
*Shadoxhurst
 
*Sheerness
 
*Sheldwich
 
*Shipbourne
 
*Sholden
 
*Shoreham
 
*Shorne
 
*Sibertswold
 
*Sidcup St John
 
*Sissinghurst
 
*Sittingbourne
 
*Smarden
 
*Smeeth
 
*Snargate
 
*Snave
 
*Snodland
 
*Southborough St Peter
 
*Southfleet
 
*Speldhurst
 
*St Laurence in Thanet
 
*St Margaret at Cliffe
 
*St Mary in the Marsh
 
*St Nicholas at Wade
 
*St Nicholas Hospital
 
*St Peter in Thanet
 
*Stalisfield
 
*Stanford
 
*Stansted
 
*Staple
 
*Staplegate
 
*Staplehurst
 
*Stelling
 
*Stelling Minnis
 
*Stockbury
 
*Stodmarsh
 
*Stoke
 
*Stonar
 
*Stone (near Dartford)
 
*Stone (next Faversham)
 
*Stone-in-Oxney
 
*Stourmouth
 
*Stowting
 
*Strood [St Nicholas]
 
*Sturry
 
*Sundridge
 
*Sutton at Hone
 
*Sutton by Dover
 
*Sutton Valence
 
*Sutton, Chart
 
*Sutton, East
 
*Swalecliffe
 
*Swanscombe
 
*Swingfield
 
*Tenterden
 
*Teston
 
*Teynham
 
*Thanington
 
*Throwley
 
*Thurnham
 
*Tilmanstone
 
*Tonbridge [St Peter and St Paul]
 
*Tonge
 
*Tovil
 
*Trottiscliffe
 
*Tudeley
 
*Tunbridge Wells [Holy Trinity]
 
*Tunstall
 
*Ulcombe
 
*Upchurch
 
*Waldershare
 
*Walmer
 
*Warden
 
*Warehorne
 
*Wateringbury
 
*Westbere
 
*Westerham
 
*Westwell
 
*Whitfield
 
*Whitstable
 
*Wickham, East
 
*Wickham, West
 
*Wickhambreaux
 
*Willesborough
 
*Wilmington
 
*Wingham
 
*Wittersham
 
*Woodchurch
 
*Woodlands
 
*Woodnesborough
 
*Woolwich [St Mary]
 
*Woolwich St Thomas
 
*Wootton
 
*Wormshill
 
*Worth
 
*Wouldham
 
*Wrotham
 
*Wychling
 
*Wye
 
*Wymynswold
 
*Yalding<br>
 
 
 
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