TQ7468 : Rochester: the castle

taken 4 years ago, near to Rochester, Medway, Great Britain

Rochester: the castle
Rochester: the castle
The tallest surviving Norman keep in Britain, at 113 feet, the castle is right in the centre of the city and was built in 1127 to defend this important crossing point of the Medway. We see it here from the northwest, across the public gardens which were originally the castle's outer bailey.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 6 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7413 6856 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.3619N 0:30.0766E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7412 6868
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Castle  Keep 

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