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Ullswater looking east from near Glencoyne.

Ullswater

in the county of Cumbria

Reading, Berkshire

Reading

in the county of Berkshire

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Pictures of Lower Halstow

a Picturesque Village in the county of Kent
Lower Halstow church

About Lower Halstow

Lower Halstow is wonderful historic village in Kent, on the banks of the Medway Estuary. It has a long history, with evidence suggesting it was inhabited during Roman times and possibly dating back to the Iron Age.
It has a wonderful church, St. Margaret, which dates back to the 9th century, and the one remaining public house in the village is called 'The Three Tuns' which dates back to 1468 when it was built.

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Isle of Sheppey Sailing Club, Sheerness

Sheerness (29 Pictures) in the county of Kent

(6.1 miles, 9.8 km, direction NE of Lower Halstow)

This is the port to which Nelson's body was brought home following his untimely death after his glorious victory at the Battle of Trafalgar...

A strong tidal current passes under Aylesford Bridge, Kent

Aylesford (50 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Kent

(9.6 miles, 15.5 km, direction SW of Lower Halstow)

Aylesford is a large village in Kent, 4 miles NW of the county town of Maidstone. It sits on the river Medway, and has many interesting and historic buildings including the 14th.....

Faversham Creek

Faversham (81 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Kent

(10.2 miles, 16.4 km, direction E of Lower Halstow)

There is record of settlements in the area in pre-historic times, it is known that the Romans and the Anglo-Saxons both established villages...

VIEW ACROSS THE PARK AREA TO THE AMUSEMENTS

Leysdown-on-Sea (4 Pictures) in the county of Kent

(10.9 miles, 17.5 km, direction E of Lower Halstow)

This is a busy Kentish coastal holiday resort which has sandy beaches and safe shallow waters, thus the beach is ideal for sunbathing and to swim from...

Low tide at Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, in Sept. of 2005

Leigh-on-Sea (58 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Essex

(11.7 miles, 18.9 km, direction N of Lower Halstow)

At Leigh, visitors will find a small sandy beach and a narrow High Street containing lovely old fishermen's cottages. The resort is situated close to Leigh Marsh Nature Reserve and Two Tree Island, a lonely expanse of windswept grass and saltings...

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Number Three Slipway, Chatham Dockyard

Chatham Historic Dockyard (122 Pictures)

(6.4 miles, 10.4 km, direction W)

Set in a stunning 80-acre estate The Historic Dockyard Chatham will excite and entertain you - whatever your age! Explore the.....

Sunset at Emley

Isle of Sheppey (21 Pictures)

(6.7 miles, 10.7 km, direction E)

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Upnor Castle

Upnor Castle (61 Pictures)

(6.7 miles, 10.8 km, direction W)

The romantic ruins of this fabled centuries old fortress occupies one of the most delightful sites in England. The castle was.....

Rochester Cathedral

Rochester Cathedral (104 Pictures)

(7.2 miles, 11.6 km, direction W)

Rochester Cathedral is awesome in its beauty, matching this is an impressive history stretching back to when the cathedral was.....

Charles Dickens Chalet, Rochester, Kent

Charles Dickens Chalet (4 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.7 km, direction W)

Unfortunately due to its fragility, the Dickens Chalet is not open to the public although it can be viewed from outside. The.....

Rochester Castle

Rochester Castle (88 Pictures)

(7.5 miles, 12.0 km, direction W)

The impressive ruins of Rochester Castle at the side of the Medway River make up one of the most spectacular riverside views in.....

Leeds Castle in Kent

Leeds Castle (333 Pictures)

(8.8 miles, 14.2 km, direction S)

Listed in the Domesday Book, this castle has been a Norman stronghold, a royal residence for six of England's medieval queens, a.....


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