Brompton
in Kent of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.400 and 0.533 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 24' 0" and E 0° 31' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:58 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:51 am and 3:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Brompton

Brompton in Kent (England) is located in United Kingdom about 29 mi (or 47 km) east of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Brompton is now 11:58 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 11 airports close to Brompton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Rochester Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), North-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rochester, High Halstow, Cooling, Cuxton and Upper Stoke. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 47 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

7°C (45 °F)
4°C (38 °F)
Light rain, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 13th of December 2019

8°C (47 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

BRIDGEWOOD MANOR - QHOTELS

Address
4,1 mi
BRIDGEWOOD ROUNDABOUT WALDERSLADE WOODS
ME5 9AX Chatham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE CHATHAM MARITIME

Address
0,1 mi
WESTERN AVENUE CHATHAM HISTORIC DCOKYARD
ME4 4NT Chatham Historic Dockyard
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn ROCHESTER - CHATHAM

Address
3,8 mi
Maidstone Road
ME5 9SF ROCHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gillingham Business Park

Address
2,5 mi
WILL ADAMS WAY
ME8 6BY Gillingham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE MEDWAY M2

Address
5,2 mi
MOTO SERVICE AREA M2 MOTORWAY
ME8 8PQ GILLINGHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chatham/Gillingham (Vic Pier)

Address
0,9 mi
BLAKE AVENUE
ME7 1GB GILLINGHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Premier Inn Rainham (Kent)

Address
3,9 mi
HIGH STREET RAINHAM
ME8 7JE GILLINGHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Boat Trip on the Medway

Published: November 01, 2012
Length: 41:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Heather Kavanagh

As part of Kent Coastal Week, sponsored by Kent County Council, the Motor Tug Kent took some passengers for a trip along the River Medway on Sunday 28 October 2012. The MT Kent was built in...


Tour of lifts at the new mid kent collage at gillingham

Published: September 01, 2009
Length: 37:24 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: benobve

a Tour of lifts at the new mid kent collage building at gillingham, otis gen2 lifts, and a bit about the lifts at the rest of the universities at medway. http://benobve.110mb.com.


britannia lift at Gillingham library

Published: August 25, 2009
Length: 32:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: benobve

a slow britannia lift at Gillingham library http://benobve.110mb.com.


Chatham rope walk.

Published: August 16, 2007
Length: 22:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: homermeyn

The old rope walk in Chatham historic dockyard. The machine is driven by an endless rope belt on the far side, which is a bit hard to see in this video. The belt is now driven by an electric...


St Mary's Island, Chatham, Kent.

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 00:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pjoverhere

A two and a half mile walk around St Mary's Island, part of Chatham Maritime.


Chatham Docks 2

Published: September 18, 2010
Length: 09:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: blakey063

War weekend at Chatham Docks.


Nova lift at Chatham Dockyard

Published: April 05, 2010
Length: 30:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: benobve

Nova lift at Chatham Dockyard covered slip. http://benobve.110mb.com.


Chatham Historic Dockyard - some highlights model boats, ship, steam engines & lots more.

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 41:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rod Smith

Chatham Historic Dockyard 2012, is a great place to take the children or grandchildren, particularly boys will find it interesting although not so suitable for the very young. There is tons...


Chatham Docks 3

Published: September 18, 2010
Length: 07:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: blakey063

War weekend at Chatham Docks.


Chatham Historic Docks -Traditional Rope Making Demo part1

Published: September 03, 2012
Length: 39:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rod Smith

This demonstration of traditional rope making at the 1/4 mile long ropery building at Chatham Historic Dockyard. In earlier times this was one of the Royal Navy's major rope production factories...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Raid on the Medway

The Raid on the Medway, sometimes called the Battle of the Medway, Raid on Chatham or the Battle of Chatham, was a successful Dutch attack on the largest English naval ships, laid up in the dockyards of their main naval base Chatham, that took place in June 1667 during the Second Anglo-Dutch War.

Located at 51.4039, 0.531944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1667 in England, Invasions of England, Medway, Military history of Kent, Naval battles of the Second Anglo-Dutch War, Conflicts in 1667, Military raids, Dutch military history articles needing attention to referencing and citation

Chatham Dockyard

Chatham Dockyard, located on the River Medway and of which two-thirds is in Gillingham and one third in Chatham, Kent, England, came into existence at the time when, following the Reformation, relations with the Catholic countries of Europe had worsened, leading to a requirement for additional defences. For 414 years Chatham Dockyard provided over 500 ships for the Royal Navy, and was forefront of shipbuilding, industrial and architectural technology.

Located at 51.3972, 0.527778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Kent, History of Kent, Transport in Medway, Royal Navy dockyards in England, Royal Navy bases in England, Gillingham, Chatham, Kent, Military railways in the United Kingdom

PS Kingswear Castle

The PS Kingswear Castle is a steamship. She is a coal-fired river paddle steamer, dating from 1924 with engines from 1904. After running summer excursions on the River Medway and the Thames for many years she returned to the river Dart in Devon in December 2012 to run excursions from 2013 onwards on the river she was built on and for. Kingswear Castle is listed on the National Historic Fleet, Core Collection of ships of "Pre-eminent National Significance".

Located at 51.3944, 0.524722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paddle steamers of the United Kingdom, Visitor attractions in Devon, 1924 ships, National Register of Historic Vessels

Royal Engineers Museum

The Royal Engineers Museum, Library & Archive is a military engineering museum and library in Gillingham, Medway, South East England. It tells the story of the Corps of Royal Engineers and British military engineering in general.

Located at 51.3921, 0.5383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Regimental museums in England, Museums in Medway, Gillingham, Corps of Royal Engineers, Military engineering, Military and war museums in England, Technology museums in the United Kingdom

Chatham Historic Dockyard

Chatham Historic Dockyard is a maritime museum on part of the site of the former royal/naval dockyard at Chatham in Medway, South East England. Chatham Dockyard covered 400 acres (1.6 km²) and was one of the Royal Navy's main facilities for several hundred years until it was closed in 1984. After closure the dockyard was divided into three sections. The easternmost basin was handed over to Medway Ports and is now a commercial port.

Located at 51.3968, 0.5294 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Maritime museums in England, Naval museums in England, Royal Navy, Transport museums in England, Museums in Medway, Chatham, Kent, European Route of Industrial Heritage Anchor Points, Sea rescue in the United Kingdom

Dickens World

Dickens World is a themed attraction located at Chatham Dockyard in Kent, England. Privately funded, it cost £6.2 million to create, and was opened to the public on 25 May 2007.

Located at 51.4011, 0.5323 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Charles Dickens, Chatham, Kent, Visitor attractions in Kent, Buildings and structures in Kent, Amusement parks in England

Upnor Castle

Upnor Castle is an Elizabethan artillery fort located in the village of Upnor, Medway, South East England. Its purpose was to defend ships moored "in ordinary" on the River Medway outside Chatham Dockyard. The property is owned by English Heritage and managed by Medway Council.

Located at 51.4069, 0.527167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
English Heritage sites in Kent, Castles in Kent, Forts in Medway, Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Museums in Medway, Military and war museums in England

St. George's Chapel, Chatham

St. George's Chapel at Chatham, Medway, Kent is the chapel in an area that used to be Chatham Dockyard known as HMS Pembroke, used by the Royal Navy for centuries. It is notable for its naval connections. It is Grade II listed and is built to a similar design to the chapel at HMS Drake, Plymouth. Now known as HMNB Devonport. The foundation stone of St.

Located at 51.3971, 0.5342 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Kent, Chatham, Kent

Medway Tunnel

The Medway Tunnel is a tunnel under the River Medway linking Strood with Chatham in Kent, England. It forms part of the Medway Towns Northern Relief Road. The Medway Tunnel is the first immersed tube tunnel to be built in England and only the second of this type in the UK, the other being at Conwy, North Wales.

Located at 51.4004, 0.526721 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Road tunnels in England, Transport in Medway, Tunnels completed in 1996

Gillingham bus disaster

The Gillingham bus disaster occurred outside Chatham Dockyard, Kent on the evening of 4 December 1951. A double-decker bus ploughed into a company of fifty-two young members of the Royal Marines Volunteer Cadet Corps, aged between ten and thirteen. 24 cadets were killed and 18 injured; at the time it was the highest loss of life in any road accident in British history.

Located at 51.3953, 0.531667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bus accidents in England, 1951 road accidents, Transport in Medway, 1951 in England, Disasters in Kent, Gillingham, Road accidents involving fog

MidKent College

MidKent College (formerly Mid-Kent College of Higher and Further Education) is a further education college in Kent, England. It runs courses from two separate campuses in Maidstone and Medway, including a number of higher education courses. There are approximately 8,500 students aged 16 years and upwards enrolled at the college. Courses offered range from pre-entry level to degree level and cover a wide range of vocational and academic subject areas.

Located at 51.3942, 0.542222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Further education colleges in Kent, Rochester, Kent, Education in Medway, Maidstone (borough)

Kent Police Museum

The Kent Police Museum is located within the Chatham Dockyard, in the English county of Kent. It is situated close by the Commissioner's House. The museum is staffed by volunteers, and is open from February through to November. The museum includes displays on the history of the Kent County Constabulary which started in 1857; in all fourteen earlier police forces were amalgamated to form the force by 1943.

Located at 51.3972, 0.527778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Kent, Law enforcement museums and memorials, Law enforcement in England and Wales, Local museums in Kent

capture of the webcam Rochester › West: Strood − River Medway

Rochester › West: Strood − River Medway, Rochester (source)

capture of the webcam Walderslade: Chatham − Rochester Airport

Walderslade: Chatham − Rochester Airport, Walderslade (source)

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10 Dec
2019

WordPress Academy
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Film Night: Umbrellas Of Cherbourg
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11 Dec
2019

GREat Medway Talk: Celebrating 125 Years Of Sustainable Development
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12 Dec
2019

Artist Talk At Sun Pier House: Wendy Daws BEM, Collaborative Visual Artist
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13 Dec
2019

This Is Why - Public Screening
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14 Dec
2019

11+ MEDWAY TEST Practice Exam
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Britten's A Ceremony Of Carols
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15 Dec
2019

Free 11+ Progress Test
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Discover Charles Dickens Rochester AT CHRISTMAS!
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20 Dec
2019

Rochester - Bach To Baby Family Concert
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23 Dec
2019

Trainmaster Gillingham Christmas Session 2
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27 Dec
2019

CHRISTMAS GHOST & MURDER GUIDED WALK Around Rochester UK
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28 Dec
2019

DISCOVER CHARLES DICKENS' ROCHESTER
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DISCOVER CHARLES DICKENS ROCHESTER - CHRISTMAS 2019 SPECIAL WALKS
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29 Dec
2019

DISCOVER ROCHESTERS' CASTLE & CATHEDRAL PRECINCT
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