Snodland, Kent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Snodland and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

The Bull And My Dad, Arthur Shrimpton.

My life has always been based around The Bull as I was born there in 1965 and stayed there till September 1982 as my dad was the landlord. We left there when he sadly passed away, but still today I have people tell me about their memories of him and how The Bull has never been the same since the day we ...Read full memory

Paper Mill

My father, George Potten, worked at the paper mill. We first lived in May Street then moved to Mill Street, think it was 1960/61/62. I had a brother Michael and sister Maureen, we used to play in the railway yard or along the banks of Medway. I also played at the Bricklayers Pub with Audrey Symmonds, and with the coal merchant's ...Read full memory

A memory of Snodland by Gill Harris

Gamekeepers Hill

I hope someone can help, my family lived in Snodland during the 60's and 70's. My father attended Holmesdale. He wrote a poem about Kent and mentions a place called gamekeepers hill, which we think was in or around Snodland as it was a place him and his siblings used to play when young during the 60's/70's and he said it ...Read full memory

A memory of Snodland by Paul Billanie