Bligh Road

Postcode: DA11 0BZ

Bligh Road is a street in the settlement of Gravesend which is within the electoral area of Pelham Ward in the administration area of Gravesham District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Bligh Road is located 20.83 miles East from the centre of London, 13.54 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 20.64 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 33.02 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Bligh Road
Road Type:unclassified
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Postcodes for Bligh Road

DA11 0BZ
Height

Height

The Central point of Bligh Road is approximately 14 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01474
Telephone Exchange: GRAVESEND - NDGRA
Telephone Cabinet: P79
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13.9
Median Speed: 14.3
Maximum Speed: 19.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 5
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bligh Road

22 Stuart Road
Sale Price: £75,000
Sale Date: 22/07/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Wrotham Road Primary School

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 459
Address: Wrotham Road, DA11 0QF
Telephone: 01474534540
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bligh Road to Wrotham Road Primary School

Mayfield Grammar School, Gravesend

Distance: 0.85 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 966
Address: Pelham Road, DA11 0JE
Telephone: 01474352896
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bligh Road to Mayfield Grammar School, Gravesend

Holy Trinity Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.98 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 481
Address: Trinity Road, DA12 1LU
Telephone: 01474534746
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bligh Road to Holy Trinity Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Chantry Community Academy

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 362
Address: Ordnance Road, DA12 2RL
Telephone: 01474350011
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bligh Road to Chantry Community Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Gravesham Community Hospital

Address: Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, DA11 0DG,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01474 360500
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Distance: 0.08 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesham Community Hospital

Thurrock Community Hospital

Address: Long Lane, Grays, RM16 2PX,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 6.15 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Thurrock Community Hospital

Orsett Hospital

Address: Rowley Road, Orsett, Grays, RM16 3EU,
NHS Sector
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0845 155 3111
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Distance: 7.38 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Orsett Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, DA2 8DA,
NHS Sector
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Telephone: 01322 428100
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Distance: 7.43 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Darent Valley Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dgss Adult Comm Services (dgs) Locality

Address: Gravesham Community Hosp, Bath Street, Gravesham, Kent, DA11 0DG
Telephone: 01474 360500
Distance: 0.09 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Dgss Adult Comm Services (dgs) Locality

Dgss Adult Comm Services (s Locality)

Address: Gravesham Community Hosp, Bath Street, Gravesham, Kent, DA11 0DG
Telephone: 01474 360500
Distance: 0.09 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Dgss Adult Comm Services (s Locality)

Pelham Medical Practice

Address: Pelham Medical Practice, 17 Pelham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0HN
Telephone: 01474 355331
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Pelham Medical Practice

Gravesend Medical Centre

Address: Gravesend Medical Centre, 1 New Swan Yard, Gravesend, DA12 2EN
Telephone: 01474 534123
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesend Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Department, First Floor

Address: Dental Department, First Floor, the Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0DG
Distance: 0.09 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Dental Department, First Floor

J F Lynch and Associates

Address: J F Lynch and Associates, 39 New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AB
Distance: 0.16 (km)
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9 Wrotham Road

Address: 9 Wrotham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0PA
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to 9 Wrotham Road

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 14 Wrotham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0PA
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gravesend Library

Windmill Street, Gravesend, DA121BE
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesend Library

Dashwood Library

Dashwood Road, Gravesham, DA117LY
Telephone: 01474 365489
Distance: 1.53 Kilometres
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Directions from Bligh Road to Dashwood Library

Coldharbour Library

Coldharbour Road, Northfleet, Gravesend, DA118AE
Telephone: 01474 534787
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Tilbury Library

Civic Square, Tilbury, RM188AD
Telephone: 01375 842612
Distance: 2.06 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gravesend Station is 0.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesend

Gravesend station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Ashford International • Belvedere • Bexley • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Crayford • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Herne Bay • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sidcup • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Tilbury Town Station is 2.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Bligh Road to Tilbury Town

Tilbury Town station is operated by c2c in the Thurrock area on the Tilbury Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Benfleet • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Fenchurch Street • Grays • Leigh-On-Sea • Limehouse • Ockendon • Pitsea • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Thorpe Bay • Upminster • West Ham • Westcliff

Northfleet Station is 2.8 Kilometers away

Directions from Bligh Road to Northfleet

Northfleet station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Dartford Lines to Gravesend and Hayes Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Belvedere • Bexley • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Crayford • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Plumstead • Rochester • Sidcup • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Swanscombe Station is 3.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Bligh Road to Swanscombe

Swanscombe station is operated by Southeastern in the Dartford area on the Dartford Lines to Gravesend and Hayes Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Belvedere • Bexley • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Crayford • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Sidcup • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Airports

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 22.81 Kilometers away Directions from Bligh Road to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 26.07 Kilometers away Directions from Bligh Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 27.23 Kilometers away Directions from Bligh Road to London Southend Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 48.57 Kilometers away Directions from Bligh Road to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 0.34 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 0.8 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 21.14 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 21.71 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bligh Road is approximately 1.41 miles from the A1089

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 8.34 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T) - 8.96 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 8.96 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 10.04 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Farmfoods Ltd

7-9 Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
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Poundland

Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
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Co-op

Coop, 14 - 16 Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 2.03 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 2.03 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 1.13 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Tilbury Fort

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 1.22 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Tilbury Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker
Distance: 1.54 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker

Museum

Attraction Name: Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort
Distance: 1.9 (km)
Directions from Bligh Road to Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gravesham District
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Civic Centre
Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1AU
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Telephone Number: 01474 337 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Pelham Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gravesham
The Member of Parliament is Adam Holloway
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In the 2017 General Election Adam Holloway won with a majority of 9347 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72954
Population

Population Statistics

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Population:
Male Population: (0%)
Female Population: (0%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Pelham ward in Gravesend is an urban area with more than 3,200 households.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Gravesham Borough Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Robbery14
Other-theft47
Violent-crime257
Shoplifting46
Drugs16
Burglary21
Public-order58
Criminal-damage-arson78
Possession-of-weapons10
Other-crime12
Vehicle-crime22
Bicycle-theft4
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bligh Road

OS Reference: 564426, 174275
OS Grid Reference: TQ644743
Latitude and Longitude: 51.443074705689, 0.36624626248309
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.181486 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bligh Road

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Gravesend Town Centre
Kent
South East
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