Tonbridge Police Station



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Nation   England

County   Kent

Location   1 Pembury Road  Tonbridge

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   1864

Year closed   still open

Century of Operation   1800-1899, 1900-1999

Building Type   Police Station

Remarks   Pembury Road Police Station, with cells, adjacent courthouse, and accommodation for senior officers, opened in 1864. The cells replaced the two cages located in Castle Street ( and Barden Road ( Later replaced by a new building which continues to be used today.


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    Frank Chapman, Tales of Old Tonbridge (Froglets Publications Ltd, 1995), p. 85
  • 'Tonbridge History: Tonbridge Timeline', Website of the Tonbridge Historical Society (2014)



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