In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Kennington like this:
Kennington.-- eccl. dists. (St James, St John, and St Mark), Lambeth par., Surrey, forming a S. suburb of London - pop., St James, 6395; St Mark, 13,951; St John (partly in Camberwell par.), 9394. See Kennington Division.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Kennington, in Lambeth and Surrey | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
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