Place:


Grange  Kent

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Grange like this:

GRANGE, an extra-parochial hamlet in Medway district, Kent; on the river Medway, adjacent to the Chatham and Dover railway, 1 mile E of New Brompton r. station, and 2½ ENE of Chatham. It is a member of the cinque port of Hastings; and it belonged to the families of Hastings, Philipotts, and Bamines. Acres, 415; of which 190 are water. Pop., 206. Houses, 43. A small chapel, in perpendicular architecture, was built here by Sir John Philipott, in the time of Richard II.; and is now used as an outhouse.

Grange through time

Grange is now part of Medway district. Click here for graphs and data of how Medway has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Grange itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Grange, in Medway and Kent | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22643

Date accessed: 25th November 2017


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