Place:Marden, Kent, England

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NameMarden
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.1726°N 0.4894°E
Located inKent, England
See alsoMaidstone Rural, Kent, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Maidstone (district), Kent, Englanddistrict municipality which has covered the area since 1974
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Marden is a village about 8 miles (13 km) south of Maidstone and a civil parish in the Maidstone District of Kent, England. As well as the village the civil parish include the hamlet of Wanshurst Green. The parish is located on the flood plain of the River Beult (a tributary of the River Medway) near Maidstone. It is in an apple-growing area, and has a population of approximately 4000 persons.

Marden was a civil parish in Maidstone Rural District from 1894 until 1974, and since 1974 has been part of the Maidstone non-metropolitan district.

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