Place:Sutton by Dover, Kent, England

NameSutton by Dover
Alt namesSutton-by-Doversource: alternate spelling
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates51.195°N 1.344°E
Located inKent, England
See alsoEastry Rural, Kent, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Dover (district), Kent, Englanddistrict municipality which has covered the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Sutton by Dover from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"SUTTON-BY-DOVER, a parish in Eastry [registration] district, Kent; 3¾ miles SW of Deal [railway] station. Post town: Deal. Acres: 1,055. Real property: £1,539. Population: 141. Houses: 31. A detached portion, called Little Sutton, lies between Ringwould and Ripple. The living is a [perpetual] curacy in the diocese of Canterbury. Value: £107. Patron: the Archbishop. The church was recently repaired.

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Sutton-by-Dover was a civil parish in Eastry Rural District from 1894 until 1974. In 1935 the area of the parish was expanded when the neighbouring parish of Little Mongeham was absorbed into it. Today the whole area is part of the non-metropolitan District of Dover.

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