TQ7164 : Row of houses, Wouldham

taken 7 years ago, near to Wouldham, Kent, Great Britain

Row of houses, Wouldham
Row of houses, Wouldham
Wouldham is a small village on the bank of the River Medway in Kent. It has an 11th century church, one school, one village shop, and three public houses. The village grew in the 19th century due to the nearby chalk quarries. Until 1963 there was a ferry across the River Medway.
Walter Burke, who had the distinction of being the purser aboard Victory at the Battle of Trafalgar and of having cradled Lord Nelson himself in his arms as the great man died, was a resident of the village and is buried in the churchyard.


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TQ7164, 75 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7127 6432 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.1287N 0:27.4903E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7129 6429
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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