Fairfield, Kent

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Fairfield
Fairfield Church, Romney Marsh - geograph.org.uk - 228870.jpg
St Thomas a Becket church
Fairfield is located in Kent
Fairfield
Fairfield
Location within Kent
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townRomney Marsh
Postcode districtTN29
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
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UK
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Kent
51°00′18″N 0°47′53″E / 51.005°N 0.798°E / 51.005; 0.798Coordinates: 51°00′18″N 0°47′53″E / 51.005°N 0.798°E / 51.005; 0.798

Fairfield is part of the Church of England parish of Brookland and Fairfield[1] on Walland Marsh (part of Romney Marsh) in the Folkestone and Hythe District of Kent, England. Until 1934 it was a civil parish, but was then absorbed into the civil parish of Snargate.[2] The area lies west of the village of Brookland.

Church of St Thomas a Becket[edit]

The area is most notable for the isolated church of St Thomas a Becket, a Grade I listed building,[3] in the Romney Deanery.[4]

The church has been used as a filming location, including for:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brookland and Fairfield". A Church Near You. Archbishops' Council. Retrieved 29 December 2011.
  2. ^ "Fairfield AP/CP". A Vision of Britain through Time. University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 29 December 2011.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Thomas a Becket and Mounting Block Attached (406840)". Images of England. Retrieved 29 December 2011.
  4. ^ "St Thomas a Becket, Fairfield". A Church Near You. Archbishops' Council. Retrieved 29 December 2011.

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