Saxon Shore Way - Gravesend to Rochester

Sun 12th Jun 2022

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Event Type
Group Walk
Southern England
Local Group
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Starting from Gravesend Station, follow the Saxon Shore Way from Gravesend to Rochester Station

Tick off another section of the SSW (aiming to do one per year). Various sites of marine and military history on route. Views across marsh and out to Thames estuary. Start time is set to match train arrivals from London and coast [Walk leader will be parking at Rochester station and taking the 08:29 train to Gravesend (meet by 08:20 or let Jim know if you take the later 08:44 train). If parking at Rochester - note best to use the multi-storey on Cory's Road ME1 1PZ (pay £5.40 when you return to car) or try Esplanade for free parking but 10 min walk back. Do not use obvious car park at front of station -5 hour limit! Picnic lunch at Cooling Rec Ground or pub lunch booked at the Horseshoe and Castle

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