OS Grid Reference: TQ4859
The 1841 population was 539

Administrative Units

Knockholt fell within the Hundred of Ruxley. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Bromley.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham to 1845, PCC 1846-57.

Census Publications

  • 1851 Name Index and Page Images published on CD-Rom as part of CD7 (Bromley Registration District).
  • 1851 Name Index (only) published on microfiche as part of Volume I (Bromley Registration District).
  • 1891 Transcript published on CD-Rom as part of CD2 (Bromley Registration District).

For ordering details see Census Publications.

Churches and Chapels (pre-1910)

Church of England


  • Wesleyan: Townend Memorial, Old London Rd.  Built 1887, superseding wooden chapel of 1825. No information on registers


  • Calvinist:   1858+, superseded 1925. No information on registers
West Kent map