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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

Dukes Head

SELLINDGE is a parish two miles east of Smeeth station, five miles and a half N.W. from Hythe, and six miles and a half from Ashford, in Street hundred, Elham union, and lathe of Shepway, East Kent. The church is dedicated to St. Mary. The living is a vicarage in the patronage of the Lord Chancellor; the Rev. James W. Bellamy, B.D., is the incumbent. The population in 1851 was 550. Herringe is one mile south; Grove Bridge, one mile S.E.; Summerfield, half a mile S.E.; Stone Hill, three quarters of a mile N.W.; Hoddiford, quarter of a mile north ; Horton Priory, one mile N.E.; Thumb Hill, one mile and a half N.E.; Gibbons Brook, one mile and a half west.

POSTOFFICE - Robert Hilton, Reeeiver. The nearest Money Order Offices are at Hythe and Ashford.

GENTRY.
Bellamy, Rev. James W., B.D., Vicarage
Braim, Mr. James, Rook Cottage
Burch, Mr., Stone hill
Court, George, Esq., Acorn Hall
Smith, Mr. Edward

TRADERS.

Amos, bricklayer, Swan lane
Amos, Thomas, bricklayer, Sellindge Lee
Amos, Francis, bricklayer, Swan lane
Andrews, Frederick, farmer
Bates, Thomas, publican and butcher
Brenchley, John, blacksmith
Bourne, Robert, farmer
Buss, James, farmer
Cheesman, William, farmer
Clark, George, farmer, Court Lodge
Down, William, grazier, Grove House
Fuller, William, farmer
Farrent, William, grazier, S. hill
Gillett, Thomas, farmer
Hammond, Miss Mary, farmer
Hammond, Richard, farmer
Hammond, Thomas, farmer
Hains, William, shoemaker, S. h
Hilton, Robert, grocer, draper, and post office
Hobbs, William auctioneer
Howland, Henry farmer, Swan lane
Hunt, Henry, grocer and baker
Janes, John, farmer
Landsfield, William, shoemaker
Lasett, Thomas, Windmill, S. hill
Lee, Edward, saddler
Mapee, Aaron, butcher
Martin, John, wheelwright, S. hill
Moore, William, miller and farmer
Ottaway, Mr., farmer, S. hill
Palmer, James, blacksmith
Palmer, Charles, shoemaker
Pittock, Francis, surgeon
Pope, Sylas, tailor
Tritton, George, farmer
Tutt, Stephen, carpenter
Wall, William, ironmonger
White, James, carpenter

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