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    Ordnance Survey - Name Books for Kent Parishes
    This list is for place names on OS Map Kent No. 56 South West 25 Inch Scale,
    (including parts of Crundale, Elmsted, Petham, Stelling, Waltham and Wye.)
    This Name Book was first compiled in 1906.
     


    INDEX for this Volume

    NAME

    PAGE

    .

    NAME

    PAGE

    .

    Ansdore  

    5

    Maidenland Shaw  

    10

    Ashenfield Farm  

    9

    Moorlands Wood  

    11

    Bavinge Farm  

    10

    North Leigh  

    13

    Bavinge Wood  

    9

    Park Wood  

    9

    Belsize Wood  

    4

    Partridge Wood  

    2

    Bodsham Green  

    11

    Petts Wood  

    11

    Capon Wood  

    1

    Podlinge Farm  

    10

    Cockshott Wood  

    7

    Podlinge Shaw  

    10

    Copington's Wood  

    2

    Podlinge Wood  

    10

    Cox Hill Wood  

    7

    Richdore  

    3

    Dean Farm  

    14

    Rough Nickoll Wood  

    10

    Dean Hill  

    14

    Sarness Farm  

    1

    Doghouse Farm  

    3

    Sarness Wood  

    5

    Doves Wood  

    11

    School  

    1

    Dowles Farm  

    14

    Sheep Court  

    14

    Dunlies Wood  

    7

    Shrub's Wood  

    11

    Gogway  

    8

    Singate Wood  

    8

    Grandacre Farm  

    9

    St. Bartholomew's Church (Vicarage)  

    1

    Grandacre Shaw  

    9

    Stone Street (Roman Road)  

    6

    Grandacre Wood  

    12

    Stubb's Wood  

    5

    Great Holt Farm  

    12

    Terry's Shaw  

    2

    Hazel Street [Hassell Street]  

    10

    Terry's Wood  

    4

    Hobbs' Hill  

    3

    The Thorn  

    14

    Hobbs' Hill Wood  

    3

    Towns Wood  

    1

    Home Wood  

    3

    Wadden Hall  

    7

    Hospital Farm  

    8

    Waddenhall Wood  

    7

    Huntstreet  

    3

    Walnut Tree Farm  

    4

    Isingdane Wood  

    2

    Waltham  

    4

    Ittinge Farm  

    14

    Well Shaw  

    2

    Litler Wood  

    4

    Whiteacre  

    2

    Little Buckett  

    13

    Wigmore Heath  

    11

    Little Gain  

    14

    Woods Hill  

    2

    Little Holt Farm  

    12

    Woodfinch Wood  

    9

    Little London  

    8

    Yockletts Banks  

    8

    Little Waddenhall  

    5

    Yockletts Farm  

    7

    Lord Nelson (P.H.) [public house]  

    4

    .  

    .





    NOTE: 1 chain =
         20.12 metres in length
    or 66 feet in length
    or 22 yards in length

    10 chains is a furlong, 80 chains is a mile,
    One acre is 10 chains x 10 chains.

    This  Map "Kent No.56 S.W." was published in 1908 by the Ordnance Survey and a copy of it can be seen on the following external website link for the National Library of Scotland:

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    Names collected and entered by CA Favier Sapper Royal Engineers during month of March
    Names as altered & initialled in red by J.S. Weekes 2nd Corporal Royal engineers in March 1906

    PAGE

    List of Names as written on the Plan

    Various modes of Spelling the same Names

    Authority for those modes of Spelling

    Situation
    Sheet/Plan/Trace

    Descriptive Remarks

    1

    Sarness Farm

    Sarness Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/3

    Applies to farm dwelling situated at north end of Waltham about 30 chains West of Sarness Wood. The Property of Sir John Honywood, Evington House, Canterbury

    1

    School

    School

    E. Carter schoolmaster

    LVI/9/3

    Applies to Pubic Elementary School situate in Waltham Village about 5 chains North of Lord Nelson P.H. [public house]

    1

    St. Bartholomew's Ch
    (Vicarage)
    [In Roman Print font]

    St Bartholomew's Church
    (Vicarage)

    Rev. F.W.G. Sidebotham Vicar

    LVI/9/3

    Applies to the mother Parish church situate South east of Waltham Village 20 chains. The Property of Ecclesiastical Commissioners London

    1

    Capon Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Capon Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/4

    Applies to wood. Situate about ½ mile North Park Wood. The property of Sir John Honywood Evington House North & Canterbury.

    1

    Towns Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Towns Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/4
    LVI/13/1

    Applies to wood situate about 20 chains West of Capon Wood. The Property of various owners. Sir John honywood being one of them.

    .

    2

    Terry's Shaw
    [In Roman Print font]

    Terry's Shaw

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/5

    Applies to a narrow wood. Situate about 15 chains South of Terry's Wood. The Property of Sir John Honywood, Evington House Nr Canterbury

    2

    Copington's Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Copington's Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/5

    Applies to a wood situate West of Isingdane Wood. Owner Sir John Honywood

    2

    Isingdane Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Isingdane Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/5

    Applies to wood situate about 10 chains North West of Partridge Wood. Owner Sir John Honywood

    2

    Woods Hill

    Woods Hill

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/5

    Applies to portion of Public Road, starting from the South end of Well Shaw & extending to a point 16 chains South East of Walnut Tree Farm. Owner Sir John Honywood. This name includes the small strips of wood on either side of road.

    2

    Well Shaw
    [In Roman Print font]

    Well Shaw

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/5

    Applies to a wood, situate West of Copinton's Wood. Owner Sir John Honywood

    2

    Whiteacre

    Whiteacre

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/6

    Applies to two farm dwellings situated ½ mile South of Parish Chuch of Waltham. Owner Sir John Honywood.

    2

    Partridge Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Partridge

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/6

    Applies to wood, situate about 20 chains West of Whiteacre. Owner Sir John Honywood

    .

    3

    Doghouse Farm

    Doghouse Farm

    Mrs E.M. Hawkins owner

    LVI/10/3

    Applies to small farm dwelling. Situate about 20 chains South of Little Waddenhall. The Property of Mrs E.M. Hawkins occupier

    3

    Hobbs' Hill Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Hobb's Hill Wood

    E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq owner

    LVI/9/1

    Applies to medium sized wood Situate ½ mileNorth of Capon Wood. The Property of E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq. Godmersham Park Nr Canterbury

    3

    Hobbs' Hill

    Hobb's Hill

    E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq owner

    LVI/9/2

    Applies to an eminence Situate ¼ mile North East of Huntstreet. Owner E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq.

    3

    Huntstreet

    Huntstreet

    E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq owner

    LVI/9/1

    Applies to Farm dwelling . Situate about one mile West of Richdore. Owner E,C,L. Lister-Kay Esq.

    3

    Home Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Home Wood

    E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq owner

    LVI/9/1

    Applies to small wood. Situate about ½ West of Terry's Wood. Owner E.C.L. Lister-Kay Esq.

    3

    Richdore

    Richdore

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/1

    Applies to small hamlet. Situate about 27 chains West of Waltham. The Property of Sir John Honywood Bart. Evington House nr Canterbury

    .

    4

    Walnut Tree Farm

    Walnut Tree Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/2

    Applies to farm dwelling situate about 10 chains South East of Richdore. The Property of Sir John Honywood Bart. Evington House nr Canterbury

    4

    Terry's Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Terry's Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/2

    Applies to small wood. Situate about ½ mile East of Home Wood. Owner Sir John Honywood

    4

    Litter Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Litter Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/2

    Applies to wood. Situate about 20 chains North West of Richdore. Owner Sir John Honywood

    4

    Belsize Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Belsize Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/2

    Applies to small wood. Situate ½ mile North West of Whiteacre. Owner Sir John Honywood

    4

    Waltham
    [In Roman Print font]

    Waltham

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/3

    Applies to small parish village, comprising School, Parish Church, Several Farms & a Public House, Situate about 2 miles South West of Petham. The Property of various owners the chief being Sir John Honywood

    4

    Lord Nelson
    (P.H.)
    [In Roman Print font]

    Lord Nelson
    (P.H.)

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/9/3

    Applies to fully licensed Public House. Noaccommodation for Travellers. Situate North of Waltham Village. Owner Sir John Honywood



    Names etc collected & entered by J. Brownew T.C.A in March 1906
    Names as altered & initialled in red by A.J. Smith, Corporal Royal Engineers in April 1906

    PAGE

    List of Names as written on the Plan

    Various modes of Spelling the same Names

    Authority for those modes of Spelling

    Situation
    Sheet/Plan/Trace

    Descriptive Remarks

    5

    Sarness Wood

    Sarness Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/1

    A wood situated about two miles South ofpetham, the property of Sir John honywood Bart. Bodsham Green nr Elmsted Kent [corrected to] Evington House nr Canterbury

    5

    Ansdore

    Ansdore

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/1

    A farmstead situated a few chains east of Sarness Wood the property of C.H. Pleavins Esq, the agents are Messers Cooper & Wacher, Ramsgate Street, Canterbury

    5

    Stubb's Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Stubb's Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/2

    Applies to medium sized wood, Situated about 10 chains East of Dunties Wood. The Property of Sir Honywood bart. Evington house Nr Canterbury

    5

    Little Waddenhall

    Little Waddenhall

    J.F.Wood Esq

    LVI/10/3

    Applies to small farm holding Situate on Stone Street East of cockshott Wood. The property of Mr Wood of Canterbury

    .

    6

    Stone Street
    (Roman Road)
    [Egyptian Capitals]

    Stone Street
    (Roman Road)

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/3

    Applies to Public macadamised road, extending from Canterbury to Hythe, said to be of Roman origin.

    .

    7

    Dunlies Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Dunlies Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/2

    Applies to large wood immediately North of Yockletts Banks, The Property of Sir John Honywood Bart. Evington House, Ashford

    7

    Wadden Hall

    Wadden Hall

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/2

    Applies to Farm dwelling. Situate about ½ mile West of Doghouse Farm. Owner Sir John Honywood

    7

    Cockshott Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Cockshott Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/3

    Applies to large wood immediately North of Singate Wood, Owner Sir John Honywood

    7

    Waddenhall Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Waddenhall Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/4

    Applies to large wood. Situate North West of Cockshott Wood, Owner Sir John Honywood

    7

    Yockletts Farm

    Yockletts Farm

    J.F. Wood Esq agent Chequers Inn, Stone Street

    LVI/10/4

    Applies to Farm dwelling. Situate about 10 chains North of Yockletts banks. The property of Henry Ramsay McKay Esq. Petham House, Canterbury

    7

    Cox Hill Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Cox Hill Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/4

    Applies to small wood. Situate about ½ mile South West of Yockletts Farm. The property of Sir john Honywood Bart. Vington House, Ashford

    .

    8

    Little London

    Little London

    Henry Waters occupier

    LVI/10/4

    Applies to Farm dwelling & cottage Situate about 20 chains north West of yockletts Farm. The property of Messrs Montague Kingsford Wighton & Arrowsmith Solicitors Watling Street, Canterbury

    8

    Yockletts Banks
    [In Roman Print font]

    Yockletts Banks

    J.F. Wood Esq agent Chequers Inn, Stone Street

    LVI/10/5

    Applies to large wood, stretching North West & South East. Situate about ½ mile West of Singate Wood. The Property of H.R. McKay Esq. Petham House, Petham Nr Canterbury

    8

    Gogway

    Gogway

    J.F. Wood Esq agent Chequers Inn, Stone Street

    LVI/10/5

    Applies to Pubic Macademized road Starting from junction of Roads South East of Yockletts Farm & extending north East for a distance of ½ mile

    8

    Singate Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Singate Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    LVI/10/6

    Applies to large wood. Situate about 1½ miles South East of Waltham. The Property of Hubert F. Finn Kelcey Estate Agent Lyminge

    8

    Hospital Farm

    Hospital Farm

    John Hopkins occupier

    LVI/10/6

    Applies to small Farm dwelling. Situated immediately East of Singate Wood. The Property of Jesus Hospital, Canterbury



    Names Collected & entered by W.R. Thomas March 1906
    Names as altered & initialled in red by J.S. Weekes end Corporal Royal Engineers March 1906

    PAGE

    List of Names as written on the Plan

    Various modes of Spelling the same Names

    Authority for those modes of Spelling

    Situation
    Sheet/Plan/Trace

    Descriptive Remarks

    9

    Ashenfield Farm

    Ashenfield Farm

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/1

    Applies to a dwelling house with farm buildings attached, situated on the North East Side of Park Wood & occupied by J.N.G. Scott. Owner Sir John Honywood Bart. Evington House, Canterbury

    9

    Park Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Park Wood

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/1

    Applies to a large enclosure of wood situated about 15 chains North East of Hazel Street Owner Sir John Honywood

    9

    Grandacre Farm

    Grandacre Farm

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/2

    A dwelling house with farm buildings attached occupied by messers May & Vinson & situated 40chains North East of Ashenfield Farm. Owner Sir John Honywood

    9

    Grandacre Shaw
    [In Roman Print font]

    Grandacre Shaw

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/2

    An enclosure of wood situated 10 chains East of Grandacre Far, Owner Sir John Honywood

    9

    Bavinge Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Bavinge Wood

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/2,3

    Applies to a large wood situated 5 chains South of Grandacre Shaw, Ownr Sir John Honywood

    9

    Woolfinch Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Woolfinch Wood

    Mr Thomas Vickers (agent) Waltham

    56/13/2

    An enclosure of wood situated 20 chains South of Grandacre Farm, Owner Sir John Honywood

    .

    10

    Bavinge Farm

    Bavinge Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/2

    A small farmstead occupied by Mr Figg & situated 40 chains South of Grandacre Farm the property of Sir John Honywood

    10

    Maidenland Shaw
    [In Roman Print font]

    Maidenland Shaw

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/3

    An encolosure of wood situated 11 chains South East of Bavinge Wood, Owner Sir John Honywood

    10

    Podlinge Shaw
    [In Roman Print font]

    Podlinge Shaw

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/3

    An enclosure of wood situated 6 chains South East of Maidenland Shaw owner Sir John Honywood

    10

    Podlinge Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Podlinge Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/3

    Applies to an enclosure of wood 10 chains East of bavinge Wood. Owner Sir John Honywood

    10

    Podlinge Farm

    Podlinge Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/3

    A small farmstead occupied by Mr Cousins 7 situated about 20 chains South of Podlinge Wood, Owner Sir John Honywood

    10

    Hazel Street

    Hazel Street

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/4

    Applies to a small district of Cottages, Farmsteads etc situated 2 miles East of Wye, the principal owner being Sir John Honywood.

    10

    Rough Nickoll Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Rough Nickoll Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/4

    An enclosure of wood 12 chains South East of Hazel Street, Owner Sir John Honywood

    .

    11

    Moorlands Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Moorlands Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/4

    An enclosure of wood situated 13 chains South of Rough Nickoll Wood the property of Sir John Honywood, Elmsted

    11

    Doves Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Doves Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/5

    An enclosure of wood adjoining Woolfinch Wood, owner Sir John Honywood

    11

    Wigmore Heath

    Wigmore Heath

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/5

    Applies to a small district comprising two gamekeepers cottages etc situated 8 chains West of Petts Wood, Owner Sir John honywood

    11

    Shrub's Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Shrub's Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/5

    A large enclosure of wood sitauted due South of Doves Wood & 7 chains West of Petts Wood, Owner Sir John Honywood

    11

    Petts Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Petts Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/5

    An enclosure ofwood sitauted 16 chains South of Bavinge Farm, Owner Sir John Honywood

    11

    Bodsham Green

    Bodsham Green

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/6

    Applies to a small district of Cottages farmstead etc Situated ¾ mile North West of Elmsted, the property of Sir John Honywood

    .

    12

    Great Holt Farm

    Great Holt Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/6

    A dwelling house with farm buildings attached occupied by Mr R. Pilcher and situated about 20 chains North East of Bodsham Green, the property of Sir John Honywood

    12

    Little Holt Farm

    Little Holt Farm

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/6

    A small farmstead occupied by Mr. F. Stokes & situated 14 chains North West of Great Holt farm, Owner Sir John Honywood

    12

    .

    Towns Wood [crossed out as already described on page 1]

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/1

    An enclosure of wood situated 18 chains North West of Ashenfield Far. Owner Sir John Honywood and various others

    12

    Grandacre Wood
    [In Roman Print font]

    Grandacre Wood

    Thomas Vickers agent Sarness Farm Waltham

    56/13/1

    Applies to a large wood situate between Woolfinch Wood & Grandacre Shaw. Owner Sir John Honywood.
    Note: New Name



    Names collected & entered by J.E. Lutern Sapper Royal Engineers in March 1906
    Names as altered & nitialled in red by J.S. Weekes 2nd Corporal Royal Engineers March 1906

    PAGE

    List of Names as written on the Plan

    Various modes of Spelling the same Names

    Authority for those modes of Spelling

    Situation
    Sheet/Plan/Trace

    Descriptive Remarks

    13

    North Leigh

    North Leigh

    Finn Kelcey (agent) Lyminge, Hythe

    56/14/3

    Applies to a small district situated ½ a mile North East of Drax Farm Principal owner oord Kelcey Esq. Lyminge Hythe

    13

    Little Buckett

    Little Buckett

    Finn Kelcey (agent) Lyminge, Hythe

    56/14/1,2

    Applies to a small farm situated 13 chains South East of Sheep Court owner Foord Kelcey Esq. Lyminge

    .

    14

    Sheep Court

    Sheep Court

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/1

    A farmstead situated 15 chains .. ofIttinge Farm. The property of Sir John Honywood Bart. Evington House, Canterbury

    14

    Ittinge Farm

    Ittinge Farm

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/1

    Applies to a small farmstead sitauted ¼ mile South West of Little Buckett owner Sir John Honywood

    14

    Dean Hill

    Dean Hill

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/2

    Applies to a steep portion of the public road a short distance north of Dean Farm

    14

    Dean Farm

    Dean Farm

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/5

    Applies to a farmstead situated nearly ½ mile North West of Dowles Farm owner Sir John Honywood

    14

    Dowles Farm

    Dowles Farm

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/5

    Applies to a farmstead situated 50 chains South West from North Leigh owner Sir John Honywood

    14

    The Thorn

    The Thorn

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/6

    Applies to the cross roads a short distance south east of North Leigh

    14

    Little Gain

    Little Gain

    T. Vickers Esq. (agent) Waltham

    56/14/5

    Applies to a small farmstead sitated a ¼ mile West of Dowles Farm. Owner Sir John Honywood


    Volume signed off by W.H. Johnston Lieutenant Royal Engineers [dated] 18 October 1906


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