Woolage Village

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Woolage Village
View of Woolage Village, Kent.jpg
View of Woolage Village
Woolage Village is located in Kent
Woolage Village
Woolage Village
Woolage Village shown within Kent
OS grid reference TR2350
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Canterbury
Postcode district CT4
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
List of places
51°12′22″N 1°11′56″E / 51.206°N 1.199°E / 51.206; 1.199Coordinates: 51°12′22″N 1°11′56″E / 51.206°N 1.199°E / 51.206; 1.199

Woolage Village is a former mining village situated midway between Canterbury and Dover in the English county of Kent. It is 1 mile (1.6 km) to the east of the A2 road. Together with Womenswold and Woolage Green, it forms Womenswold parish.

It consists of approximately 52 semi-detached houses built in 1912, to house miners and their families working at the nearby Snowdown Colliery. The village shop and post office was shut in the 1990s and converted to a dwelling.

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