TQ8733 : The William Caxton, Tenterden

taken 8 years ago, near to Tenterden, Kent, Great Britain

The William Caxton, Tenterden
The William Caxton, Tenterden
A Shepherd Neame pub on West Cross, at junction with Small Hythe Road.

Until 1951 the house was known as the Black Horse but was renamed as part of the Festival of Britain celebrations which coincided with the 460th anniversary of the death of William Caxton who was born in Tenterden. William Caxton was the first known person to work as a printer and first to introduce the printing press to England in the 15th century LinkExternal link
Shepherd Neame
"Britain's Oldest Brewer", Shepherd Neame is an English regional brewery founded in 1698 by Richard Marsh in Faversham, Kent, from where they still brew.

Shepherd Neame have over 360 pubs in Kent, London, Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire, Berkshire and Essex. [2010]

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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Sunday, 11 July, 2010
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Primary Subject of Photo
Public House 
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 879 330 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.9768N 0:40.8650E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 879 330
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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