Gravesend

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Graves·end

 (grāvz′ĕnd′)
A town of southeast England on the Thames River east of London. Is is known as "the Gateway to the Port of London." Pocahontas is buried here.

Gravesend

(ˌɡreɪvzˈɛnd)
n
(Placename) a river port in SE England, in NW Kent on the Thames. Pop: 53 045 (2001)

Graves•end

(ˌgreɪvzˈɛnd)

n.
a seaport in NW Kent, in SE England, on the Thames River. 94,300.
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Contractor address : 61 Pelham Rd, South Gravesend, Kent
Kent Police stopped a car in Springhead Road, Gravesend, Kent, at about 4.
Pietrzak, 29, of Gravesend, Kent, got a suspended term at Maidstone Crown Court.
Inderjit Singh Dhesi, 31, and Paramjit Johal, 51, both from Oldbury, West Midlands, and Paramjit Singh, 46, from Gravesend, Kent, were all found guilty of manslaughter and jailed for 13 years each.
Rob Abdul, 40, who runs an Indian restaurant in Gravesend, Kent, snapped up an ex-Iraqi warplane with a pilot friend.
Prosecutor Jason Cross said Duffy had committed the offences when working and living in Gravesend, Kent.
Rajwinder Singh Dhami, aged 35, of Gravesend, Kent, appeared at Coventry Crown Court yesterday on 27 counts of sex offence charges.
Hill, 65, from Gravesend, Kent, started out as a betting assistant before becoming a supervisor and was well known to punters at racecourses across Britain, and particularly Lingfield, her local track.
Specialist radar equipment was used to locate Flight Sergeant Eric Williams and his Hawker Hurricane beneath an industrial unit in Gravesend, Kent.
The Maltings, 53-54 Bath Street, Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DF.
Gilleeney, of Gravesend, Kent, was given a 13-year jail sentence after admitting two counts of conspiring to supply cocaine, conspiring to launder money and conspiring to convert criminal property.