Bobbing, Kent
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Bobbing Court

Bobbing Court was the ancestral home of Alexander Clifford. Alexander Clifford of Bobbing married, circa 1455, Margaret Culpeper, daughter of Walter Culpeper of Bedgebury.
 

St. Bartholomew's Church, Bobbing, co. Kent

St. Bartholomew's Church, Bobbing, Kent, Sep 2002
Photograph by Keith Pearce, 2002

It is not currently known by Culpepper Connections as to whether or not there are monuments or other records in this church connected to the Culpeppers or Cliffords.

Location. On Sheppey Way, which is on the west side and parrallels the A249, immediately north of the intersection with the B2006 which goes into Sittingbourne.

National Grid Coordinates: TQ 888 652
 

Bobbing, Kent

1831 Topographical Dictionary
Bobbing, a parish in the hundred of Milton, lathe of Scray, county of Kent, 1 mile (W. by N.) from Milton, containing 325 inhabitants. The church, dedicated to St. Bartholomew, is composed of two aisles, two chancels, and a western tower supporting a spire. At Key-street, a small hamlet in this parish, corruptly so called for Caius' street (Caii stratum), being situated on a Roman highway, there is a gravel-pit of unusual size and depth, from which Hasted conjectures the Romans obtained part of the materials for making the road.

Location: On the western outskirt of Sittingbourne, 10 miles NE of Maidstone and 7 miles NNE of Hollingbourne. On Sheppey Way, at the intersection of the A-249 and the B2006 which goes into Sittingbourne.

National Grid Coordinates: TQ 885 650

Last Revised: 02 Jan 2015

 

 
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