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

Mr Dods And The Stool

I still have the stool and ladder made in Mr Dods woodwork class. Some of the teachers I have fond memories of Mr Baker rural studies, Mr Horsnal. That bully of a teacher who seemed to like slapping the girls. He stood them on a chair first. The gardening teacher who lived in Aylesford. Mr Butcher the music teacher. ...Read full memory

A memory of Snodland by Guntrip Alan

Cement Works Holborough Road

I too went to Holmesdale secondary, it was called Snodland Secondary when I first went there. My Dad and Grandfather, Peter and Henry Buss both worked as lorry drivers at the cement works and we lived in a factory house next door. I remember playing at the bowling green and in the grounds of the old manor house ...Read full memory

A memory of Snodland by Carole Hooper