Acol, Kent

Historical Description

Acol or Wood, a ville in Thanet, Kent, 3 miles SW of Margate, and 1 mile from Birchington station on the L.O. & D.B. A mission church was erected here in 1876, and there is also a Wesleyan chapel. The money order and telegraph office is at Birchington. Acreage, 1434; population, 365.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Kent, 1619 is available on the Heraldry page, as is also The Visitation of Kent, 1663-68.