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Dartford

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"DARTFORD, a parish, market and petty sessions town, in the hundred of Axton, lathe of Sutton-at-Hone, in the county of Kent, 17 miles from London, and 7 miles from Gravesend. It has a station on the North-Kent railway. The town is pleasantly situated in a valley between two hills, on the river Darenth, from which it derives its name. In Domesday it is written Tarentefort. It gives the title of viscount to the Earl of Jersey. ... More"

[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2010]

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