Kent Villages, Towns & Public Houses - History, Genealogy & Trade Directories
Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.
COOLING, or COWLING, is a small parish, six miles north of Rochester, nine miles east of Gravesend, and three miles from Higham station. The population in 1851 was 128. The church is a small and ancient building. The living is a rectory, in the patronage of John Allison, Esq., and incumbency of the Rev. Simpson Sergrove. Eastbury. Broomey, and Childs,lie N.E.
Letters received through Rochester, which is also the nearest Money Order Office.
Pubs in Cooling
Baker, John Hose, farmer
Hompsted, Joseph, Horse Shoes
Murton, John, farmer