Stourmouth  Kent


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

STOURMOUTH, a parish, with a village, in Eastry district, Kent; on the river Stour at the influx of the Lesser Stour, 1½ mile E by S of Grove-Ferry r. station, and 5 NW of Sandwich. It has a post-office under Sandwich. Acres, 878. Real property, £2,607. Pop., 294. Houses, 62. The manor belongs to the Rev. J. Hilton. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Canterbury. Value, £400. Patron, the Bishop of Worcester. The church is ancient. Charities, £18.

Stourmouth through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 14th June 2024

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