Woodnesborough, Eastry, Thanet with Dover

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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.

WOODNESBOROUGH is a large village, one mile and a half west of Sandwich. The church of St. Mary is a neat structure. The living is a vicarage, in the patronage of the Dean and Chapter of Rochester. The population in 1851 was 813. Grant's Grove, Polders. Each, Comb, Poulton, Turney, and Ringlestone, are other hamlets.

POST-OFFICE - Henry Dilnot, Receiver. Letters received through Sandwich. The
nearest Money Order Office is at Sandwich.

Collett, Thomas, Esq.
Elgar, Stephen, Esq.
Gillow, Thomas, Esq.
Farrow, Mrs. Elizabeth
Laslett, Mr. Stephen
Southee, John, Esq.
Spicer, Rev.


Armstrong, John H., farmer
Basset, John, farmer
Bax, Robert, Charity ,
Bradley, William, farmer
Brown, William, miller
Buddie, John, Royal Oak, and carpenter
Bushell, William, farmer
Denne, Robert, farmer
Denne, William and Henry, farmers
Dilnol, Henry, carpenter
Dilnot, Henry, farmer
Dilnot, James, farmer
Drayson, Charles, farmer
Drayson, Daniel, farmer
Fameriss, Mrs. Ann, farmer
Fameriss, Stephen, farmer
Gillon, William, farmer and brickmaker
Harvey, William, farmer
Hatcher, Stephen, farmer
Kable, Thomas, farmer
Laslett, Thomas, grocer and baker
Laslett, William, farmer
Laslett, William G., linen and hop bag manufacturer
Lawrence, John, farmer
Lawrence, Pierce, farmer
Marsh, John, baker
Millgate, William, farmer
Munday, Mrs. Amy, Red Lion
Ovenden, Albert, farmer and pork butcher
Pettman, Thomas, boot and shoemaker
Smith, Richard, farmer
Spratt, George, farmer
Sutton, Thomas, farmer
Taylor, James, blacksmith
Taylor, William, carpenter
Teall, John, farmer
Wacher, Thomas, farmer
West, Stephen, miller
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