Wootton, Kent

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Wootton
Wootton is located in Kent
Wootton
Wootton
 Wootton shown within Kent
District Dover
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
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UK
England
Kent

Coordinates: 51°10′30″N 1°10′48″E / 51.175°N 1.18°E / 51.175; 1.18

Wootton is a village near Dover in Kent, England. Birthplace of the mathematician and surveyor Leonard Digges who some claim invented a functioning telescope sometime between 1540 and 1559.

It once had a Baptist chapel, linked to the Eythorne Baptist Church group.

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