Danton Pinch

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Coordinates: 51°05′45″N 1°07′39″E / 51.095828°N 1.127635°E / 51.095828; 1.127635

Danton Pinch
Danton Pinch is located in Kent
Danton Pinch
Danton Pinch
 Danton Pinch shown within Kent
Population
District Shepway
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Folkestone and Hythe
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Danton Pinch was a small village in Kent, England north-west of Folkestone. Its location is now within the confines of the Channel Tunnel. The village was demolished[1] and its residents moved when the construction of the tunnel required its demolition. The only evidence of its original existence is a small lane known as Danton Lane which lies north of the site. Evidence of the access road is seen in Satellite imagery where a line of trees runs from the lane to the perimeter fence of the Channel Tunnel.

A fortified house was built in Danton Pinch however as with the village, it no longer exists.

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