Knowlton, Kent

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Knowlton
St Clement church, Knowlton, Kent.jpg
St Clement's Church, Knowlton
Knowlton is located in Kent
Knowlton
Knowlton
Location within Kent
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCANTERBURY
Postcode districtCT3
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
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UK
England
Kent
51°14′06″N 1°16′30″E / 51.235°N 1.275°E / 51.235; 1.275Coordinates: 51°14′06″N 1°16′30″E / 51.235°N 1.275°E / 51.235; 1.275

Knowlton was an eccesiastical and civil parish; the former was abolished in 1940 [1], the latter in 1935 [2], and the hamlet is now part of Goodnestone civil parish. It is located about 10 miles (16 km) north of Dover in Kent, England. Knowlton Hall, set in 200 acres (81 ha) of parkland, is located here.

The Church of St Clement is now redundant and in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust, and is open daily.

Knowlton is a thankful village, in that it did not lose anyone in World War I.

It was once served (1916-1948), by a halt on the East Kent Light Railway, one of Colonel Stephen's lines, which ran between Sheperdswell & Wingham.

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