The first Mayor of Gravesend was elected in 1268, although the dating webbplatser för 40 first Town Hall was not built until 1573, being replaced in 1764 with a new frontage added in 1836.
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21 A permanent military presence was established in the town when Milton Barracks opened in 1862."Gravesend Clock Tower in Gravesend".15 The site of her grave was underneath the church's chancel, though since the previous church was destroyed by fire in 1727 her exact resting place is unknown.In David Copperfield.48 For some years after war steamer excursions were run on the MV Royal Daffodil down the Thames from Gravesend to France, but they ceased in 1966.43 A recent 2 million investment in a pontoon is now in place at the pier head onto the Thames, which provides for small and medium-sized craft to land at Gravesend."History of Gravesend, in Gravesham and Kent Map and description".9 Gravesend has one of the oldest surviving markets in the country."Gravesham Borough: Key Statistics Report 2007" (PDF).
The outpatient department provides care for much of the local area and is separate from those offered at Darent Valley Hospital.
The borough's estimated population in 2012 was 101,700: a 6,000 increase in less than a decade.
James Costley-White (21 December 2010)."Towncentric - Gravesend Town Centre Management".1320 Part of New Tavern Fort Milton Chantry 8 is Gravesend's oldest surviving building and dates from the early 14th century."Fans website approve Fleet deal".37 Shopping edit Gravesend hosts both major and independent retail stores and shops, including Debenhams, Bennett Brown 38 and Munns, 39 as well as Asda, Morrisons, Sainsburys and Tesco.General Gordon's tomb lies in the crypt of St Paul's Cathedral.The The War Game was a 1965 television drama-documentary film depicting a nuclear war.