Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for SHOLDEN, or Shoulden

SHOLDEN, or Shoulden, a parish in Eastry district, Kent; 1¼ mile W of Deal r. station, and extending to the coast. It contains a coastguard battery, occupied by coastguardmen and their families; and its Post town is Deal. Acres, 1,985; of which 105 are water. Real property, £4,913. Pop., 407. Houses, 86. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Canterbury. Value, £280.* Patron, the Archbishop ofThe church is good.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a parish"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")
Administrative units: Sholden Ch/CP       Eastry RegD/PLU       Kent AncC
Place names: SHOLDEN     |     SHOLDEN OR SHOULDEN     |     SHOULDEN
Place: Sholden

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