OS Grid Reference: TQ6274
The 1841 population was 3,621

Administrative Units

Northfleet fell within the Hundred of Toltingtrough. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was North Aylesford 1835-84, Strood 1884-1930.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham -1845, Rochester 1846-57.

Northfleet included the hamlets of Rosherville and Perry Street.

Churches and Chapels (pre-1910)

Church of England

  1. St Botolph (Ancient Parish church) 
  2. Rosherville, St Mark:   Church built 1853, demolished 1976; parish created 1853 from Northfleet St Botolph.   Original registers from 1853.

    Parish Register transcript published by Rob Cottrell (Microfiche Ref. C63) See Thames & Medway Riverside Parish Register Publications.

    Parish Register images published by NWKFHS (CD-Rom Ref. OR33) See Parish Register Publications.

  3. Perry Street, All Saints 

Roman Catholic

  • Our Immaculate Mother & St Joseph:   Church built 1867, superseded 1914 by Our Lady of the Assumption.   Original registers from 1866.


  • Congregational: Dover Rd.  (1850). No information on registers


  1. Wesleyan: Portland Rd.  (1885). No information on registers
  2. Methodist: Wood St.  (1875).
West Kent map