Shamwell  Kent


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

SHAMWELL, a hundred in Aylesford lathe, Kent; containing Chalk parish, nine other parishes, and a part. Acres, 31, 465. Pop. in 1851, 6, 648. Houses, 1, 213.

Shamwell through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 18th January 2022

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