Canal Road

Postcode: DA12 2AT

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

Canal Road is located 21.57 miles East from the centre of London, 13.12 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 20.56 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 32.3 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Canal Road
Road Type:unclassified
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Postcodes for Canal Road

DA12 2AT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Canal Road is approximately 0.0912887 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 7 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Canal Road is a tidal river called River Thames which is approximately 0.743472 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Canal Road is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01474
Telephone Exchange: GRAVESEND - NDGRA
Telephone Cabinet: P29
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 22.4
Median Speed: 16.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 49
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Canal Road

34 Venture Court Canal Road
Sale Price: £170,000
Sale Date: 17/03/2017
35 Venture Court Canal Road
Sale Price: £180,000
Sale Date: 10/03/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Chantry Community Academy

Distance: 0.28 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 Canal Road to Chantry Community Academy

Gravesend Grammar School

Distance: 0.62 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1144
Address: Church Walk, DA12 2PR
Telephone: 01474331893
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Grammar School

Holy Trinity Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.66 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 Canal Road to Holy Trinity Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

St John's Catholic Primary School, Gravesend

Distance: 0.75 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 716
Address: Rochester Road, DA12 2SY
Telephone: 01474534546
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to St John's Catholic Primary School, Gravesend
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: 1.12 (km)
Directions from Canal 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: 6.72 (km)
Directions from Canal 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: 7.58 (km)
Directions from Canal 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: 8.6 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Darent Valley Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Parrock Street Surgery

Address: 186 Parrock Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1EN
Telephone: 01474 567888
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Parrock Street Surgery

Gravesend Medical Centre

Address: Gravesend Medical Centre, 1 New Swan Yard, Gravesend, DA12 2EN
Telephone: 01474 534123
Distance: 0.83 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Medical Centre

Rochester Road Surgery

Address: 115 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Telephone: 01474 560346
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Rochester Road Surgery

Dgss Adult Comm Services (dgs) Locality

Address: Gravesham Community Hosp, Bath Street, Gravesham, Kent, DA11 0DG
Telephone: 01474 360500
Distance: 1.12 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dgss Adult Comm Services (dgs) Locality
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 43 the Grove, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1DP
Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 191 Parrock Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1EN
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dental Surgery

109 Rochester Road

Address: 109 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to 109 Rochester Road

9 Wrotham Road

Address: 9 Wrotham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0PA
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to 9 Wrotham Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gravesend Library

Windmill Street, Gravesend, DA121BE
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.83 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Library

Kings Farm Library

Sun Lane, Gravesend, DA125HR
Telephone: 01474 365491
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Kings Farm Library

Dashwood Library

Dashwood Road, Gravesham, DA117LY
Telephone: 01474 365489
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Dashwood Library

Tilbury Library

Civic Square, Tilbury, RM188AD
Telephone: 01375 842612
Distance: 2.45 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Tilbury Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Canal Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gravesend Station is 1.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal 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 2.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal 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 3.99 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal 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 5.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal 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 23.98 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London City Airport
London Southend Airport is 26.28 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 27.06 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 49.39 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 1 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 1.41 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 22.32 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Woolwich Arsenal Pier
Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 22.88 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Canal Road is approximately 1.96 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 9.12 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 9.39 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090
Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 9.94 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M25 J30/A13(T)
Junction: M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T) - 10.1 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T)

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Farmfoods Ltd

7-9 Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 0.93 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Farmfoods Ltd

Poundland

Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 0.93 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Poundland

Co-op

Coop, 14 - 16 Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 2.51 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Co-op

Tesco Express

Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 2.51 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Tesco Express

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort
Distance: 0.74 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Tilbury Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Tilbury Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker
Distance: 2.09 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker

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 Riverside Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gravesham
The Member of Parliament is Holloway, Adam
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024296
Ons Area Name:Gravesham 003E
Average Age : 33.46
Population: 2842.00
Male Population: 1490.00 (52.43%)
Female Population: 1352.00 (47.57%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 63 (2.22%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Riverside ward in Gravesend is an urban area with more than 3,600 households.

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Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Gravesham Borough Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson53
Violent-crime153
Shoplifting22
Burglary31
Bicycle-theft4
Vehicle-crime22
Drugs12
Theft-from-the-person8
Public-order23
Robbery10
Other-theft39
Possession-of-weapons4
Other-crime6
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Canal Road

OS Reference: 565620, 174194
OS Grid Reference: TQ656742
Latitude and Longitude: 51.441999019749, 0.38337522947399
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.0912887 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Canal Road

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
Milton
Kent
South East
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