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Chelsfield Parish

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Your Online Parish Clerk for Chelsfield is:

Phil Warn.

He is open to receive queries for lookups in any relevant records held at Bromley Local Studies Library, the Record Office for all Bromley parishes.

He can be reached via email at:

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Chelsfield is, ecclesiastically, in the diocese of Canterbury [from 1860 to 1905 when it was returned to the diocese of Rochester], in the archdeaconry of Maidstone and in the deanery of Dartford.  The church is named for St. Martin of Tours with registers commencing 1558.

Chelsfield is a parish, with a village, in Bromley district, Kent;  6-1/2 miles southeast of Bromley.  It has a post office under Bromley and a railway station.  Acres, 3,280.  Real property, £4,710.  Population in 1861, 784.  Houses, 148.  The property is divided among a few.

The living is a rectory, united with the perpetual curacy of Farnborough, in the diocese of Canterbury.  Value, £876 with a habitable glebe house.  Patron, All Souls College, Oxford.  The church is early English.  There are a national school and charities of £23.1
1John Marius Wilson, comp. The Imperial Gazatteer of England and Wales.  (London, England:  A. Fullerton & Co., 1870).

 

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