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.

See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.

Knockholt Map North West Kent Family History Society

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 CD-ROMs on the Publication List page.

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

Knockholt, St Katherine

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1548.

Memorial Inscriptions (1995)

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F25) See MI Publications.
St Katherine - Aug 2008
St Katherine Knockholt North West Kent Family History Society


  • 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  • Calvinist: 1858+, superseded 1925.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.