Crockenhill

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Coordinates: 51°22′59″N 0°09′43″E / 51.383°N 0.162°E / 51.383; 0.162

Crockenhill
Crockenhill is located in Kent
Crockenhill
Crockenhill
 Crockenhill shown within Kent
OS grid reference TQ504671
District Sevenoaks
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town SWANLEY
Postcode district BR8
Dialling code 01322
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
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Crockenhill is a small village in the Sevenoaks District Of Kent, and lies south west of Swanley. It is located near the border of Kent with Greater London.

Transport[edit]

Crockenhill is served by the Arriva Kent Bus service 477 to Orpington and to Bluewater via Swanley and Dartford. The closest rail link to the area is at Swanley station.

Etymology[edit]

Crockenhill is from Old English hyll "hill" with an unknown first element. There is also a village named Crockham Hill near Westerham.

Sport and leisure[edit]

Crockenhill F.C. has two Non-League football clubs: Crockenhill F.C. who play at Wested Meadow,[1] and Eltham Palace F.C. who play at Green Court Sports Club.[2] Both teams play in the Kent Invicta Football League at level 10 of the English football league system.

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