Gravesend is in the county of in the South East region of . Gravesend is a historic town on the river Thames, opposite Tilbury in Essex. Since the late 14th century passengers have been transported to and from London by water on a "Tilt Boat".

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Ebbsfleet United Football Club are an English football club based in Northfleet, , that compete in the National League, the fifth tier of English football. is situated 2 miles west of Gravesend.

Railway station
railway station is a railway station in Ebbsfleet Valley, in the Borough of Dartford, , 10 miles outside the eastern boundary of Greater London, . is situated 2 miles west of Gravesend. Photo: Sunil060902, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Port of Tilbury is located on the River Thames at in , England. is situated 1½ miles northwest of Gravesend. Photo: Ashley Dace, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a town in the borough of Thurrock, , England. is situated 1½ miles north of Gravesend.

is a small town in the Borough of Dartford in , . is situated 3 miles west of Gravesend. Photo: David Anstiss, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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