Rochester, Eastgate House 1894

Rochester, Eastgate House 1894

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Memories of Rochester

Traffic Jams At Star Hill

I regularly went across this junction on the bus to and from home in Rochester and school at Chatham between 1955 and 1961. The Gaumont cinema was directly across the road from Bourne & Hilliers Dairy. I went to ...Read full memory

A memory of Rochester by Keith Mungham

M2 Bridge Worker In St. Bart's Hospital

I remember being in St. Barts Hospital in 1961 or 1962, aged 11 or twelve, to have my appendix removed. At that time there was a construction worker recovering from a very serious injury received while ...Read full memory

A memory of Rochester by Keith Mungham

The Castle Tea Rooms

I lived at the Castle Tea Rooms from 1953 untill 1976, my mother and father ran the tea rooms. I would love to hear from anyone who passed over the doorstep to enjoy my mum's scones.

Fort Or Folly Near City Lawn Tennis Club

Can anyone please shed any light on what was (or is) an old fort or folly in woodland behind the Lawn Tennis club off Maidstone Road? I have a photo but I'm not sure it would come out well scanned. I ...Read full memory

A memory of Rochester by Izzie Kirk

This photo is available to buy in a range of sizes and styles, including framed and on canvas.