Place:Monkton, Kent, England

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NameMonkton
Alt namesMonocstunesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 148
TypeVillage
Coordinates51.35°N 1.283°E
Located inKent, England
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Monkton is a village and civil parish in the Thanet District of Kent, England. The village is located at the south-western edge of the Isle of Thanet and is situated mainly along the B2047 road, leading off the A263 road between Canterbury and Ramsgate. The civil parish stretches south to the River Stour and northwards towards Acol. The hamlet of Gore Street is included in the parish.

The 13th-century church is dedicated to St Mary Madgalene.

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