Leaveland

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Leaveland
Leaveland is located in Kent
Leaveland
Leaveland
Leaveland shown within Kent
Population 100 (2011 Census)[1]
Civil parish
  • Leaveland
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Faversham
Postcode district ME13 0
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
List of places
UK
England
KentCoordinates: 51°15′27″N 0°52′19″E / 51.2575°N 0.872°E / 51.2575; 0.872
St Laurence Church, Leaveland, England
Total Population of Leaveland Civil Parish, Kent as reported by the Census of Population from 1801-2011
20th Century Ordnance Survey map of Leaveland, Kent and surrounding areas
Occupational structure of males and females in Leaveland, taken from Census data from 1881

Leaveland is a hamlet and civil parish 5 miles south of Faversham in Kent, England.

It is located West of Badlesmere, and the A251.The closest train station to the area is Selling, which is 5.45km away.

In the 1870's, Leaveland was described as:

A parish in Faversham district, Kent; 3¼ miles SW of Selling r. station, and 4¼ S by W of Faversham. Post town, Badlesmere, under Faversham. Acres, 372. Real property, £685. Pop., 94. Houses, 23. The property is divided among a few. The manor and much of the land belong to Lord Sondes. The living is a rectory, annexed to the rectory of Badlesmere, in the diocese of Canterbury. The church has a wooden turret, and is good.[2]

According to the 2011 Census there were 54 males and 46 females living in the parish[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Wilson, John Marius (1870–1872). "Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales". www.visionofbritain.org.uk. A. Fullerton & Co. Retrieved 2017-02-02. 
  3. ^ "Leaveland (Parish): Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 28 January 2016. 

External links[edit]

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