Buckland, Kent

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other uses, see Buckland (disambiguation).
For hamlet near Faversham, see Norton, Buckland and Stone.

Coordinates: 51°08′14″N 1°17′43″E / 51.1371°N 1.2952°E / 51.1371; 1.2952

Buckland
Buckland.jpg
Buckland is located in Kent
Buckland
Buckland
 Buckland shown within Kent
Population 7,200 (2005)[1]
OS grid reference TR261501
District Dover
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Dover
Postcode district CT17
Dialling code 01304
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Dover
List of places
UK
England
Kent

Buckland including Buckland Valley is a village near (and now merged with) Dover, England. It is noted for its Saxon cemetery whose finds now belong to the British Museum but are on display at Dover Museum.

English railway contractor, Edward Betts, was born in Buckland.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2005 Ward Level Population Estimates" (PDF). Kent County Council. September 2006. Retrieved 2007-08-20.