Place:Benenden, Kent, England

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NameBenenden
Alt namesBenindenesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 146
TypeVillage
Coordinates51.067°N 0.583°E
Located inKent, England
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source: Family History Library Catalog


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Benenden is a village and civil parish in the Tunbridge Wells District of Kent, England. The parish is located on the Weald six miles (10 km) to the west of Tenterden. In addition to the main village, Iden Green, East End, Dingleden and Standen Street settlements are included in the parish.

The parish church is dedicated to St George, and is a 19th-century building on the site of a medieval building destroyed in a fire. Benenden School, a private girls boarding school is located to the north of the village.

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