Wigmore, Kent

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Coordinates: 51°21′22″N 0°35′42″E / 51.356°N 0.595°E / 51.356; 0.595

Wigmore
Wigmore is located in Kent
Wigmore
Wigmore
 Wigmore shown within Kent
District Medway
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Gillingham
Dialling code 01634
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
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Wigmore is a suburb/village in the Unitary Authority of Medway, in Kent, England.

The placename is attested in 1275 as Wydemere, from an Old English *wīd-mere "broad pool".[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wigmore" A Dictionary of British Place-Names. A. D. Mills. Oxford University Press, 2003. Oxford Reference Online. Oxford University Press. [1]