Isle of Thanet

The Isle of Thanet is a peninsula at the most easterly point of , . While in the past it was separated from the mainland by the 600-metre-wide Wantsum Channel, it is no longer an island.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
serves the village of in and surrounding villages. Photo: david mills, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a stone memorial in , in a fenced enclosure on the south side… Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Guest house
Photo: Fitzsimons, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: J An, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Minster, also known as , is a village and civil parish in the Thanet District of , England. Photo: John Salmon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a hamlet near , , at the head of . Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and civil parish in the Thanet district of , England. is situated 2 miles northeast of Isle of Thanet. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Isle of Thanet

51.3243° or 51° 19' 27.6" north
1.3314° or 1° 19' 53.2" east
Open Location Code
138 feet (42 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2095244315
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Breton: Enez Thanet
  • Bulgarian: Танет
  • Catalan: Illa de Thanet
  • Catalan: illa de Thanet
  • Chinese: 萨尼特
  • Chinese: 薩尼特島
  • Czech: Thanet
  • Dutch: Isle of Thanet
  • English: Thanet
  • Esperanto: Thanet
  • French: Île de Thanet
  • French: île de Thanet
  • German: Isle of Thanet
  • Hungarian: Thanet-sziget
  • Italian: isola di Thanet
  • Norwegian: Isle of Thanet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Isle of Thanet
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Isle of Thanet
  • Sicilian: Ìsula di Thanet
  • Welsh: Ynys Thanet
  • Isola di Thanet

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