Archive for the 'Kent January 2012' Category
10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 8th 2012
Eastgate House is a grade I listed town-house. It was built by local townsman Sir Peter Buck in the 1590s.
14 Comments CherryPie on Feb 7th 2012
13 Comments CherryPie on Feb 2nd 2012
12 Comments CherryPie on Feb 1st 2012
The Norman tower-keep of Rochester Castle was built in around 1127 with Kentish ragstone. It is 113 feet high and has three floors above the basement level.
14 Comments CherryPie on Jan 31st 2012
On my recent trip to Kent I payed my first visit to Rochester and one of the first things I noticed as I entered the city was a weather vane in the shape of a ship. On further investigation I found that it was on top of the guildhall which was built in 1687.
13 Comments CherryPie on Jan 28th 2012