Shorne
in Kent of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.414 and 0.430 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 24' 49" and E 0° 25' 49"
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: 11:59 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:52 am and 3:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Shorne

Shorne in Kent (England) is a town in United Kingdom about 25 mi (or 40 km) east of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Shorne is now 11:59 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 10 airports near Shorne, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Rochester Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), South-East. 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 8 mi (or 12 km), North-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Cuxton, Halling, Rochester, Cooling and Grays. 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
5,9 mi
BRIDGEWOOD ROUNDABOUT WALDERSLADE WOODS
ME5 9AX Chatham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Inn on the Lake

Address
0,1 mi
unknown
DA12 3HB Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Best Western Manor

Address
2,3 mi
Hever Court Rd
DA12 5UQ Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Clarendon Royal Hotel

Address
3,3 mi
Royal Pier Road
DA12 2BE Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn ROCHESTER - CHATHAM

Address
5,6 mi
Maidstone Road
ME5 9SF ROCHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Gravesend (A2/Singlewell)

Address
2,4 mi
HEVERCOURT ROAD SINGLEWELL
DA12 5UQ Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Gravesend Central

Address
3,1 mi
WROTHAM ROAD
DA11 7LF Gravesend
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.

SWC Free walk 173, Cuxton to Snodland. 7/4/13.

Published: April 18, 2013
Length: 23:45 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: amib

This is a pleasant 12 miler through some varied Kent countryside. Setting out from the station, the walker is soon walking past Cuxton church and ascending into a local nature reserve. Then,...


Trailscape Rail to Trail series, Cuxton, Kent, 29 November 2014

Published: December 05, 2014
Length: 47:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MyDearMole

The event was the 2nd of 4 trail running races organised by Trailscape (http://www.trailscape.co.uk) in the countryside around London. Each starts close to a railway station to ease environmentall...


William Attenborough

Published: October 22, 2008
Length: 53:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TomJ0403

Will transforms in to David Attenborough for a few seconds as he unleashes his dedly knowledge of everything plant like at the side of the motorway... plus a typically English speed limit sign...


South Eastern - Series 2 (final part - pt5)

Published: November 01, 2010
Length: 03:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ay76

In this the final part of this series, we take a look at comings & goings at Medway Viaduct. This is one of the major features of UK's HS1 (high speed line 1). Here the line crossing the river...


Near Gravesend to Higham on 465007

Published: March 08, 2014
Length: 57:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Joshua Brown

The journey from just to the east of Gravesend to Higham aboard 465007 working 2L40, the 13:39 Southeastern service from London Charing Cross to Gillingham (Kent) on Wednesday 5th March 2014.


Saving Gravesend's Waterway Heritage - By Bernard Snell

Published: September 29, 2009
Length: 58:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EptonProductions

Achievements by developers alongside restored canals in other parts of the country serve as examples of what might be accomplished in Gravesend on the Thames and Medway Canal. Video prduced.


Sunday Morning Football at Denton Youth Club

Published: February 02, 2014
Length: 49:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andy Reeves

8mm film from the early 70's, with Sunday morning football at Denton youth club in Gravesend.


466038 + 465241 Pass Milton Range

Published: July 16, 2011
Length: 12:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lewis Smith

466038 + 465241 Pass Milton Range Working 2L48 15:39 Charing Cross - Gillingham.


Lion Garage Shops, Gravesend, Kent

Published: February 06, 2015
Length: 35:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andy Reeves

Short clip of 8mm film from about 1973 taken at the parade of shops by the Lion Garage roundabout in Gravesend.


Gravesend mmes open day 2012

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 02:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tom Parham

A trip around a couple of laps of the Gravesend model and maring engineering society track at their 2012 open day. the trip is behind my 5 inch gauge Enterprise.


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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.

Cobham Hall

Cobham Hall is an independent day and boarding school for girls in Cobham, Kent. The school is housed in a Tudor era manor, which is now Grade I listed. It is a Round Square school and a member of the Girls' Schools Association.

Located at 51.3944, 0.418611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Gravesham, Country houses in Kent, Boarding schools in Kent, Girls' schools in Kent, Member schools of the Girls' Schools Association, Round Square schools, International Baccalaureate schools in England, Independent schools in Kent, Educational institutions established in 1962

Hoo Junction

Hoo Junction is a rail yard on the North Kent Line. It is located near the village of Higham, Kent and also Shorne Marshes; it is operated by EWS. The yard is situated between Gravesend and Higham railway stations, at the junction with the freight-only single track line to the Hoo Peninsula.

Located at 51.4364, 0.439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rail yards in the United Kingdom, Railway stations in Kent, Railway stations opened in 1956, Railway stations opened by British Rail, Private railway stations, Railway stations in Great Britain without public access

Gads Hill Place

Gads Hill Place in Higham, Kent, sometimes spelt Gadshill Place and Gad's Hill Place, was the country home of Charles Dickens, the most successful British author of the Victorian era. Today the building is the independent Gad's Hill School. The house was built in 1780 for a former Mayor of Rochester, Thomas Stephens, opposite the present Sir John Falstaff Public House. Gad's Hill is where Falstaff commits the robbery that begins Shakespeare's Henriad trilogy.

Located at 51.4112, 0.4579 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Kent, Charles Dickens, Gravesham

Cobham Woods

Cobham Woods is an area of woodland, a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and part of the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), located between Strood, Cuxton and Cobham in Kent. The SSSI includes the arable land in the Ranscombe Farm country park and nature reserve. The woodland is largely sweet chestnut coppice with some coniferous plantations, while the parkland is mature woodland, with some clearings, of oak, sweet chestnut, beech, hornbeam, and other species.

Located at 51.391, 0.44056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent, Medway, Forests and woodlands of Kent

Darnley Mausoleum

The Darnley Mausoleum, is a Grade I Listed Building, situated in Cobham Woods, Kent. It was designed by James Wyatt for the 4th Earl of Darnley according to detailed instructions in the will of the 3rd Earl of Darnley. It was never used for interments. The woodland is part of the parkland laid out by Humphry Repton, and is 1.6 km from the North Downs Way. The mausoleum is a Grade I Listed Building.

Located at 51.3891, 0.434 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Buildings and structures completed in 1786

Uralite Halt railway station

Uralite Halt was a halt between Milton Range Halt and Cliffe station on the Hundred of Hoo Railway. Built to serve the British Uralite works, it opened in July 1906 and closed on 4 December 1961. The halt was demolished soon after closure.

Located at 51.4366, 0.449723 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1906, Railway stations closed in 1961, Transport in Medway

Cobham Park (cricket ground)

Cobham Park near Cobham, Kent and located within the grounds of the Cobham Park estate, was used as a cricket venue for a single first-class match between pre-county club Kent and pre-county club Hampshire. In use until at least 1879, the final recorded match on the ground saw Cobham played the Royal Engineers.

Located at 51.394, 0.418 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct cricket grounds in England, Cricket grounds in Kent, History of Kent, English cricket in the 18th century

Shorne Wood Country Park

Shorne Wood Country Park is in Gravesend, in Kent, England. It was once part of a large estate and then later passed to the council to be used as a country park. Shorne Wood Country ParkCoordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:51.4036|0.4200|region:GB|||||| |primary |name= }}Created 1987 (1987)Operated by Kent County Council,Status Open 7 days a week, dawn until duskWebsite {{#invoke:URL|url|1=www. kent. gov.

Located at 51.4036, 0.42 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country parks in Kent, Parks and open spaces in Kent, Gravesham, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent

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10 Dec
2019

Property Tuesdays! Free Property Networking Event In Gravesend
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Film Night: Umbrellas Of Cherbourg
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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11 Dec
2019

A Salute To Christmas
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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12 Dec
2019

Here Come The Girls
Starting at: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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13 Dec
2019

80's Vibes
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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'Ultimate Sin' + Support
Starting at: 08:15 pm (20:15).
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14 Dec
2019

UB4T
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Britten's A Ceremony Of Carols
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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'STRAY' & 'Del Bromham's Blues Devils'
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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15 Dec
2019

The Gravesend Cyclopark 10k & 5k Santa Dash
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Discover Charles Dickens Rochester AT CHRISTMAS!
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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We Will Rock You
Starting at: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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18 Dec
2019

Carol Concert | Gravesham Choral Society
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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19 Dec
2019

Stevie Wonder Tribute
Starting at: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Carol Concert | Gravesham Choral Society
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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