Brookland (St. Augustine)
BROOKLAND (St. Augustine), a parish, in the union of Romney-Marsh, hundred of Aloesbridge, lathe of Shepway, E. division of Kent, 5 miles (W. by N.) from Romney; containing 462 inhabitants. It comprises 1833 acres. The living is a vicarage, valued in the king's books at £17. 12. 8½.; net income, £93; patrons and appropriators, the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury. The church is principally in the early style of English architecture, with a detached tower built of wood said to be the produce of the marsh.