Place:Shorne, Kent, England

TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.417°N 0.433°E
Located inKent, England
See alsoStrood Rural, Kent, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Gravesham (district), Kent, Englanddistrict municipality which has covered the area since 1974
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Shorne is a village and civil parish in the Gravesham District of Kent, England. The parish is three miles (4.8 km) to the east of Gravesend. Most of the land is well-drained but its marshes, the Shorne Marshes reach down to the Thames Estuary and are an SSSI amid the North Kent Marshes on the Hoo Peninsula proper.

Shorne was a civil parish in Strood Rural District from 1894 until 1974, and since 1974 has been part of the Gravesham unitary authority.

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