Snodland, Kent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Mr Dodds The Woodwork Teacher.

I remember Mr Dodds, he was an amazing teacher. Although I was a girl and girls couldn't take woodwork classes, Mr Dodd let me join the woodwork club after school, I had a brilliant time.

A memory of Snodland by Glenda Barnett

Where I Lived In 1960

We moved into the flat above Snodland station on 9th January 1960 (my 8th birthday) and the extreme left upstairs window was the view from our lounge (or, rather - sitting room). I attended Brook Street CoE Primary school from then until 1963, when I moved to the "top school", known then as Snodland County Secondary ...Read full memory

A memory of Snodland by Geoff Whale

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