EPW017660 ENGLAND (1927). Imperial Paper Mills, Rosherville, 1927

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Details

Title [EPW017660] Imperial Paper Mills, Rosherville, 1927
Reference EPW017660
Date April-1927
Link
Place name ROSHERVILLE
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 563798, 174241
Longitude / Latitude 0.35720124721336, 51.442951199655
National Grid Reference TQ638742

Pins

Clock Tower: this was the Overcliffe entrance to Rosherville Gardens.

Kentishman
Monday 14th of May 2018 09:51:45 PM
The site of Rosherville Pleasure Gardens. For a plan of the gardens as they were in their heyday, see 1897 OS map here: https://maps.nls.uk/view/103676174

Kentishman
Thursday 10th of May 2018 10:17:29 PM
There appears to be a travelling fun fair here.

Kentishman
Thursday 10th of May 2018 09:58:21 PM
Passing loop for trams. 1883 - Gravesend, Rosherville and Northfleet Tramways Co, horse drawn service from Gravesend to 'Leather Bottel', Northfleet. 1888/89 - extended to Huggins College, Northfleet and ran an experimental electric tram service by the Series Electrical Traction Company from March 1889 to November 1890. December 1890 - service reverts to horse drawn trams 1901 to 1929 - Gravesend & Northfleet Electric Tramways Ltd, service from Gravesend to George and Dragon at Swanscombe with peak hour extension to Craylands Lane Swanscombe for the cement works employees. 1929, service replaced by Maidstone and District buses. 1933, routes taken over by London Transport Country buses. Source: 'The Tramways of Kent' G.E.Baddeley, published Light Rail Transit Association, Spring 1992, ISBN 0 948106 12 3

Kentishman
Tuesday 30th of August 2016 09:30:43 AM
Russell's brewery malthouse

JimP
Wednesday 30th of October 2013 05:37:55 PM
Gravesend West Station.

stewyrey
Wednesday 8th of May 2013 12:58:53 PM
Rosherville Station.

stewyrey
Wednesday 8th of May 2013 12:55:12 PM
St Marks Church

Blanche
Saturday 30th of June 2012 10:41:25 PM

User Comment Contributions

Established 1912 by Associated Press to make newsprint. Later sold to A. E. Reed which became Reed International.

Diversified products.

Shut 1978

Chris
Saturday 30th of July 2016 12:33:03 PM