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Edenbridge Parish


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Edenbridge is, ecclesiastically, in the diocese of Canterbury, in the archdeaconry of Canterbury and in the deanery of Shoreham.  The church is named for St. Peter & St. Paul with registers commencing 1546.

Edenbridge, is a village and a parish in Sevenoaks district, Kent.  The village stands on the river Eden, adjacent to the Southeastern railway, 8 miles west of Tunbridge;  and has a station on the railway with telegraph, a head post office designated Edenbridge, Kent, with a savings banks and a money order office, and a market on 4th Tuesday of every month.  The parish comprises 7,020 acres.  Real property in 1860, £7,667.  Population in 1861, 1,736.  Houses,335.  The southern district is hilly, and formerly had iron mines.  Several chalybeate springs occur, and one saline.

The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Canterbury.  Value, £427, with a habitable glebe house.  Patron, F. R. Gore, Esq..  The church has some Norman portions, but is chiefly early and later English;  and it has a western steeple and a brass of 1558, and was restored in 1860.

There are chapels for Independents and Baptists.1

1John Marius Wilson, comp. The Imperial Gazatteer of England and Wales.  (London, England:  A. Fullerton & Co., 1870).

 

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