Reculver

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Reculver
Looking up at Reculver towers from close by on a sunny day
The twin towers of St Mary's Church
Area2.79 sq mi (7.2 km2[1]
Population135 [2]
• Density48/sq mi (19/km2)
OS grid referenceTR2269
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCANTERBURY
Postcode districtCT6
Dialling code01227
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
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Reculver is a small coastal town in Kent, South East England near Herne Bay and a few miles north of Canterbury. Its main features are the ruins of a Roman fort, a ruined medieval church which is constantly threatened by coastal erosion.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Key Figures for Physical Environment". (2007). Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 23 December 2011.
  2. "Census 2001". (2001). Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 7 September 2010.