Canal Road

Postcode: ME3 7HU

Canal Road is a street governed by Shorne Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Shorne, Cobham and Luddesdown 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 24.5 miles East from the centre of London, 11.82 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 20.45 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 29.47 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

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Postcodes for Canal Road

ME3 7HU
Height

Height

The Central point of Canal Road is approximately 10 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01474 - Gravesend
Area Code: 01987 - Ebbsfleet
Area Code: 01634 - Medway
Area Code: 01375 - Grays Thurrock
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 3.6
Median Speed: 4
Maximum Speed: 5.7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 6
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Canal Road

1 Pickwick Cottages Canal Road
Sale Price: £225,000
Sale Date: 19/05/2014
2 Pickwick Cottages Canal Road
Sale Price: £215,000
Sale Date: 15/11/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Higham Primary School

Distance: 2.06 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 212
Address: School Lane, Higham, ME3 7JL
Telephone: 01474822535
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to Higham Primary School

Shorne Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Distance: 2.91 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Cob Drive, Shorne, DA12 3DU
Telephone: 01474822312
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to Shorne Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Cliffe Woods Primary School

Distance: 3.81 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 346
Address: View Road, Cliffe Woods, ME3 8UJ
Telephone: 01634220822
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to Cliffe Woods Primary School

St Helen's Church of England Primary School, Cliffe

Distance: 3.87 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 194
Address: Church Street, Cliffe, ME3 7PU
Telephone: 01634220246
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Canal Road to St Helen's Church of England Primary School, Cliffe
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: 5.84 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesham Community Hospital

St Bartholomews Hospital

Address: New Road, Rochester, ME1 1DS,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01634 810900
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Distance: 7.73 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to St Bartholomews Hospital

Medway Maritime Hospital

Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
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Distance: 9.32 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Medway Maritime 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: 9.79 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Orsett Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Highcliffe Medical Pract.

Address: Highcliffe Medical Pract., Higham Surgery, Hermitage Road, Higham, Rochester, Kent, ME3 7DB
Telephone: 01474 823841
Distance: 2.7 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Highcliffe Medical Pract.

The Parks Medical Pract.

Address: The Parks Medical Pract., Parkside Surgery, Cliffe Woods, Rochester, Kent, ME3 8HX
Telephone: 01634 221410
Distance: 3.31 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to The Parks Medical Pract.

Lower Higham Road Surgery

Address: 48 Lower Higham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2NG
Telephone: 01474 564575
Distance: 3.63 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Lower Higham Road Surgery

Rochester Road Surgery

Address: 115 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Telephone: 01474 560346
Distance: 4.12 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Rochester Road Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

109 Rochester Road

Address: 109 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Distance: 4.12 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to 109 Rochester Road

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 79 Leander Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 4NF
Distance: 4.31 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 4 the Parade, Allington Drive, Rochester, Kent, ME2 3ST
Distance: 4.62 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 213 Valley Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5SG
Distance: 4.9 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Higham Library

Villa Road, Higham, ME37BS
Telephone: 01474 823822
Distance: 2.72 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Higham Library

Riverview Park Library

The Alma, Leander Drive Riverview Park, Gravesham, DA124NG
Telephone: 01474 564 181
Distance: 4.49 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Riverview Park Library

East Tilbury Library

Princess Avenue, Tilbury, RM188ST
Telephone: 01375 844921
Distance: 5.11 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to East Tilbury Library

Kings Farm Library

Sun Lane, Gravesend, DA125HR
Telephone: 01474 365491
Distance: 5.23 Kilometres
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Directions from Canal Road to Kings Farm Library

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

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Higham Station is 1.8 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Road to Higham

Higham 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 • Belvedere • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

East Tilbury Station is 5.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Road to East Tilbury

East Tilbury station is operated by c2c in the South Basildon and East Thurrock area on the Tilbury Loop stretch of line.

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

Gravesend Station is 5.75 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

Strood Station is 5.88 Kilometers away

Directions from Canal Road to Strood

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Ashford International • Aylesford • Beltring • Belvedere • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Cuxton • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • East Farleigh • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Halling • Herne Bay • Higham • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • New Hythe • Northfleet • Paddock Wood • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Swanscombe • Tonbridge • Walmer • Wateringbury • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard • Yalding

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 22.7 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 28.61 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 31.18 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London Stansted Airport is 51.84 Kilometers away Directions from Canal Road to London Stansted Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 5.68 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 5.93 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 26.96 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Woolwich Arsenal Pier
Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 27.54 Kilometers away
Directions from Canal Road to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Canal Road is approximately 2.48 miles from the M2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 6.52 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 12.28 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M2 J3/A229/A2045
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 13.75 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090
Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 14.12 Km Away
Directions from Canal Road to M25 J30/A13(T)

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Chelmsford Star Co-operative

Coop, 8 - 11 Stanford House, Princess Margaret Road, East Tilbury, RM18 8YP
Distance: 5.12 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Chelmsford Star Co-operative

Asda

108-110 High Street, Strood, Rochester, ME2 4TR
Distance: 5.65 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Asda

Aldi Stores Ltd

Aldi, Friary Place, Strood, ME2 4WR
Distance: 5.77 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Aldi Stores Ltd

Iceland

69-73 High Street, Strood, Rochester, ME2 4AH
Distance: 5.84 Kilometres
Directions from Canal Road to Iceland

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Milton Chantry
Distance: 2.45 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Milton Chantry

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Cliffe Fort
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Cliffe Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Coalhouse Fort
Distance: 3.07 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Coalhouse Fort

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Coalhouse Fort
Distance: 3.18 (km)
Directions from Canal Road to Coalhouse 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 Shorne, Cobham and Luddesdown 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
Within the area of Shorne Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024300
Ons Area Name:Gravesham 010D
Average Age : 44.79
Population: 1463.00
Male Population: 718.00 (49.08%)
Female Population: 745.00 (50.92%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 10 (0.68%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The villages of Shorne, Cobham and Luddesdown in Gravesend have more than 1,700 households.

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Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Gravesham Borough Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary2
Vehicle-crime1
Public-order1
Criminal-damage-arson1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Canal Road

OS Reference: 570346, 173957
OS Grid Reference: TQ703740
Latitude and Longitude: 51.438468019658, 0.4512052946112
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.13706 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Canal Road

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
Lower Higham
Kent
South East
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