The hundred of Newchurch
Introduction

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Institute of Historical Research

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Author

Edward Hasted

Year published

1799

Pages

337-338

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'The hundred of Newchurch: Introduction', The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 8 (1799), pp. 337-338. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63492 Date accessed: 31 July 2014.


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THE HUNDRED OF NEWCHURCH

IS the next south-westward from that of Street. last-described, being written in Domesday both Newvecerce and Neucerce. In the 7th year of Edward I. the king and the archbishop were lords of this hundred.

IT CONTAINS WITHIN ITS BOUNDS PART OF THE PARISHES OF
1. NEWCHURCH.
2. BILSINGTON, and
3. RUCKINGE.

And the churches of those parishes, and likewise part of the parishes of St. MARIES and SNAVE, the churches of which are in other hundreds. One constable has jurisdiction over it.