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Hackington

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OS grid reference  TR143612
Region  South East
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Local time  Tuesday 12:17 PM
District  City of Canterbury
UK parliament constituency  Canterbury
Civil parish  Hackington
Country  England
Area  5.92 km²
Shire county  Kent
Dialling code  01227
Hackington
Population  587 (Civil Parish 2011)
Weather  12°C, Wind W at 16 km/h, 81% Humidity

Hackington is a semi-rural village and civil parish immediately north of Canterbury in Kent, England the main community of which is Tyler Hill.

Contents

Map of Hackington, UK

History

A site here was projected in the 1180s by Archbishop Baldwin as the site of a new college, which was to contain the archiepiscopal cathedra and stalls for the king and the bishops of the province of Canterbury but the monks of Canterbury procured a veto for the scheme from Pope Innocent III.

Demography

The population rose by more than 10% between 2001 and 2011, from 522 in 2001.

References

Hackington Wikipedia


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