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Guidebook: Rochester Castle

Guidebook: Rochester Castle

Rochester Castle stands within the walls of the Roman city above the rive Medway in Kent. There has been an important crossing of the road to London since the 1st century AD and it was the Normans – as they advanced across the country from the south coast building strongholds from which to…

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Guidebook: Upnor Castle

Guidebook: Upnor Castle

Upnor Castle was built by order of Elizabeth I in 1559 on the banks of the Medway in Kent. Its purpose was to defend the royal fleet and its new dockyard developing near the village of Chatham just a little upstream. The castle was enlarged at the end of the 16th century and in 1667 helped prevent…

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The Royal Engineers at Chatham

The Royal Engineers at Chatham

…imperial power""Contains extensive use of previously unpublished Royal Engineer photographic archive material"Chatham on the River Medway in Kent is a site of international military significance. It has been vitally important for the defence of the nation for more than four centuries…

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