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Melvilles 1858 Directory of Kent.
EDENBRIDGE is a parish, small market town, and railway station, 14 miles from
Tunbridge Wells, 11 from Reigate, and 24 from Maidstone. The population in 1851
was 1,718. There is a corn market held every Tuesday, and a fine cattle market,
which is held on the third Tuesday in each month. The church is dedicated to St.
Peter and St. Paul, and is a handsome edifice. The living is a vicarage, in the
patronage and incumbency of the Rev. Richard Board, M.A., vicar of Westerham.
The Baptists and Independents have each a place of worship.
POST-OFFICE. - John Norman, Postmaster. Money Orders are granted and paid at
Public Houses in Edenbridge