- a city in SW Kent, in SE England: mineral springs; resort.
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I went to Tunbridge-Wells, my wife being there for the benefit of her health.The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)
- a town and resort in SE England, in SW Kent: chalybeate spring discovered in 1606; an important social centre in the 17th and 18th centuries. Pop: 60 095 (2001)Official name: Royal Tunbridge Wells
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