OS Grid Reference: TQ6674
The 1841 population was 9,256

Administrative Units

Milton-next-Gravesend fell within the Hundred of Toltingtrough. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Gravesend & Milton.
Probate Jurisdiction was Rochester.

Milton included much of the town of Gravesend, to which the civil parish was united in 1915.

Churches and Chapels (pre-1910)

Church of England

  1. St Peter & St Paul (Ancient Parish church) East Milton Rd.
  2. Holy Trinity: Milton Place.  Church built 1844, demolished 1963; parish created 1845 from Sts Peter & Paul.   Original registers from 1845.
  3. Christ Church Old Road East.
  4. St Andrew Royal Pier Rd.

Roman Catholic


  1. Baptist Emmanuel, Windmill St.
  2. Baptist: Providence Chapel. No information on registers
  3. Baptist Zoar Chapel, Peacock St.




For project purposes this parish is covered by Kent FHS.

West Kent map