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Strood High Street is the main artery on the old Watling Street leading from London and Gravesend to Rochester via the bridge over the Medway.

The Snodland census returns for 1841, 1861, 1881, 1901

The census returns for Halling: 1841, 1861, 1881, 1901

The Cuxton censuses for 1841, 1861, 1881 and 1901. This parish alone of the eight in the project maintained a steady population.

The Frindsbury censuses for 1841, 1861 and 1881

The Strood censuses for 1841, 1861 and 1881.

With some 15,000 names the Strood and Frindsbury 1901 censuses are too unwieldy for this project in a single table.

Halling, Kent Road, looking south.

Eccles is a village in the English county of Kent, part of the parish of Aylesford and in the valley of the River Medway.

Victoria Street, Eccles