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Eccles Row

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

The Downs above Upper Halling, looking south.

Upper Halling is one of the small villages that makes up the Medway Valley.

Halling, Kent Road, looking south.

The Ferry between Halling and Wouldham was very ancient and lasted about 600 years.

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

The Strood censuses for 1841, 1861 and 1881.

The Frindsbury censuses for 1841, 1861 and 1881

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

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