Whitstable

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Coordinates: 51°21′39″N 1°01′33″E / 51.3607°N 1.0257°E / 51.3607; 1.0257

Whitstable
Whitstable is located in Kent
Whitstable
 Whitstable shown within Kent
Population 30,195 (2001 Census)
OS grid reference TR107667
District City of Canterbury
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WHITSTABLE
Postcode district CT5
Dialling code 01227
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Canterbury
List of places
UK
England
Kent

Whiststable is a small seaside town in Kent, southeast England. It is a few miles north of Canterbury, near Herne Bay. The town is famous for its oysters which have been collected there since the Roman period.