OS Grid Reference: TQ6860
The 1841 population was 511

Administrative Units

Birling fell within the Hundred of Larkfield. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Malling.
Probate Jurisdiction was Rochester to 1845, PCC 1846-57.

Churches and Chapels (pre-1910)

Church of England

  1. All Saints (Ancient Parish church) 
  2. Lower Birling, Christchurch:   Parish created 1911 from Birling All Saints.   Original registers from 1893.


For project purposes this parish is covered by Kent FHS.

West Kent map