Stone
in Kent of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.450 and 0.265 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 27' 1" and E 0° 15' 52"
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: 12:54 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:13 am and 4:12 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 Stone

Stone in Kent (England) with it's 6,100 citizens is a place in United Kingdom about 17 mi (or 28 km) east of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Stone is now 12:54 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports near Stone, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), West. 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 3 mi (or 4 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Grays, Bexleyheath, Dagenham, Romford and Woolwich. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1000 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 14th of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 15th of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 16th of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Jessamine House

Address
3,3 mi
4 London Road
DA11 9JE Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DoubleTree by Hilton Dartford Bridge

Address
0,8 mi
Masthead Close Crossways Bus. Park
DA2 6QF Crossways Business Park,Dartford
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Rowhill Grange and Utopia Spa

Address
4,0 mi
Birchwood Road
DA2 7QH Dartford
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn Express LONDON - DARTFORD

Address
1,1 mi
University Way,Dartford
DA1 5PA DARTFORD
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Thurrock Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
Shipe Lane
RM19 1YN Aveley
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE DARTFORD

Address
0,4 mi
CHARLES STREET OFF CROSSWAYS BOULEVARD
DA9 9AP Greenhithe
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Campanile Dartford South East of London

Address
0,7 mi
Clipper Boulevard West 1
DA2 6QN Crossways Business Park,Dartford
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis London Thurrock M25

Address
1,9 mi
Weston Avenue West Thurrock Essex
RM20 3JQ GRAYS
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Thurrock East

Address
2,8 mi
FLEMING ROAD UNICORN ESTATE, CHAFFORD HUNDRED, GRAYS
RM16 6YJ Thurrock
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE THURROCK M25

Address
2,9 mi
MOTO SERVICE AREA OFF A1306 ARTERIAL ROAD
RM16 3BG WEST THURROCK
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Trip through the Dartford Crossing (Kent to Essex) (26th Dec 2012)

Published: June 25, 2013
Length: 29:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jack Bromby

A trip through the Dartford Crossing on Boxing Day 2012, travelling from Kent to Essex.


QE2 bridge (Dartford) and Tunnel

Published: July 06, 2009
Length: 48:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: garpstube

A trip across the QE2 Bridge (Dartford) From the Essex side to the Kent side and back through the Dartford Tunnel from the Kent side to the Essex side. the bridge and tunnel cross the River Thames.


Crossing the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge by Bus (Ensign X80)

Published: July 23, 2014
Length: 42:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: zoozoo800

As part of my journey to cross the Thames by all possible means between Tower Bridge and the QE2 bridge, i crossed this bridge on the X80 from Lakeside to Bluewater alighting at Crossways and...


Kent, Essex & Kent! (29-05-2013)

Published: June 13, 2013
Length: 24:36 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tony Rispoli

We start at Higham, where we observe South Eastern's High Speed services passing through. Then we move to the Grain Line, and see 66414 on a working to Leeds. After a spell at Stone Crossing,...


Crossing the River - Dartford Tunnel

Published: July 10, 2012
Length: 04:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Paul Dunning

Crossing the Thames at Dartford. Heading North through one of the bores towards Essex.


Holistic Skills for Dementia Training Film: Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 00:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: E-Communications Manager

At Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust we recognise the importance of a knowledgeable, well supported workforce able to expertly meet the needs of our patient, ensuring recovery from illness and...


Thermal Imager Sees Through Thick Smoke in Dartford Tunnel

Published: May 08, 2014
Length: 24:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thermoteknix Systems Ltd

Thermoteknix MicroCAM 2 Thermal Imager used in important Fire Testing Exercise in Dartford Tunnel. The miniature thermal imaging module clearly sees through the thick smoke but, not surprisingly...


Dartford Crossing - Driving Dartford Tunnel M25 London - Prestigio RR700X

Published: September 08, 2013
Length: 26:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: lorrynpa

With Dartford Crossing closed we had to go through the Dartford Tunnel. I was kinda peeeed off when i saw we wouldn't be going over the crossing but going through the tunnel was kinda fun and...


The Gentleman's Jolly Dartford Tunnel Run

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 29:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: James Prevett


Dartford tunnel in a Caterham BDR (Cosworth)

Published: September 19, 2007
Length: 10:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Onken5

on the way to the 50 years of the Seven. We "unfortunatly" had to go through the Dartford tunnel.


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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.

Dartford Crossing

The Dartford - Thurrock River Crossing, Dartford River Crossing (DRC) (or simply the Dartford Crossing) is a major road crossing of the River Thames in England, connecting Dartford in the south to Thurrock in the north, via two road tunnels and the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. It opened in stages, the west tunnel in 1963, the east tunnel in 1980, and the bridge in 1991. Until the opening of the bridge, built to the east of the two tunnels, the crossing was known as the Dartford Tunnel.

Located at 51.4646, 0.25878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Essex, Buildings and structures in Thurrock, Transport in Essex, Transport in Kent, Tunnels underneath the River Thames, Transport in Dartford, Transport in Thurrock, Road congestion charge schemes in the United Kingdom, Toll bridges in England, Road tunnels in England, Tunnels completed in 1963

Bluewater (shopping centre)

Bluewater is an out of town shopping centre, located in Greenhithe, Kent, England and 17.8 miles east south-east of London. Opened on 16 March 1999, it is owned by four major UK institutions, Prudential plc and PRUPIM (35%), Lend Lease Europe Ltd (30%), the Lend Lease Retail Partnership (25%) and Hermes (10%).

Located at 51.4396, 0.271239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping centres in Kent, Visitor attractions in Kent, Dartford (borough), Buildings and structures in Kent, Shopping malls established in 1999, Prudential plc, Lend Lease Group

Queen Elizabeth II Bridge

The Queen Elizabeth II Bridge is a 137 m high and 812 m long cable-stayed road bridge across the River Thames in south east England. It was opened in 1991 by Queen Elizabeth II. The bridge is the southbound element of the A282 Dartford Crossing, joining the two ends of the M25 clockwise carriageway, a strategic congestion charged road crossing the half mile wide river east of London.

Located at 51.4644, 0.258611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cable-stayed bridges in the United Kingdom, Bridges across the River Thames, Bridges completed in 1991, Bridges in Kent, Bridges in Essex, Transport in Thurrock, Road congestion charge schemes in the United Kingdom

Stone Crossing railway station

Stone Crossing railway station is located on the North Kent line, just east of Dartford. The station is 19 miles from London Charing Cross. Trains are operated by Southeastern. Train services from the station run eastbound to Gravesend and early morning and late evening onward to Gillingham. Westbound trains run to London Charing Cross via one of the three lines into Central London, the Dartford Loop Line via Sidcup, the Bexleyheath Line or the North Kent Line via Woolwich Arsenal.

Located at 51.4514, 0.263925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Kent, Transport in Dartford, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1908, Railway stations served by Southeastern, DfT Category E stations

Greenhithe railway station

Greenhithe railway station (also known as Greenhithe for Bluewater) serves the village of Greenhithe in north Kent and Bluewater Shopping Centre. Train services are operated by Southeastern.

Located at 51.4506, 0.278981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Kent, Transport in Dartford, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1849, Railway stations served by Southeastern, DfT Category E stations

Darenth Park Hospital

Darenth Park Hospital was founded by the Metropolitan Asylums Board in Darenth near Dartford in Kent as "Darenth School" for 500 children with learning disabilities on 18 November 1878. By 1890 it housed over 1,000 children and adults. In 1911 it became the "Darenth Industrial Trading Colony", and was becoming almost self-sufficient in food production and the manufacture of everyday items through the ample supply of free labour.

Located at 51.435, 0.257778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Kent, Defunct hospitals in London, Former psychiatric hospitals in England, Hospitals established in 1878, 1988 disestablishments

Darent Valley Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital is a 478 bed, acute district general hospital in Dartford, Kent, England. The hospital has an Emergency Department alongside an Urgent Care Centre. The hospital is run by the Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust with an annual budget of about £121 million, and employs 1,900 staff.

Located at 51.435, 0.258333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
NHS hospitals, Hospitals in Kent, Dartford (borough)

Stone Castle

Stone Castle is a castle at Stone, near Bluewater in Kent, England. It was built between 1135 and 1140 on the site where William the Conqueror signed a treaty with the men of Kent in 1067.

Located at 51.4433, 0.277778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Kent, Exhibition and conference centres in England, Grade II listed buildings in Kent

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13 Nov
2019

WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In Dartford
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16 Nov
2019

Christmas Candle Workshop
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'BEASTFEST ' The Beast Is Back !
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Celebrate The King: Night Of Many Songs 2019
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GRATITUDE GALA NIGHT 2019
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The Brand New Heavies
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17 Nov
2019

Storytime And Sign With More Than Words-Little Red Riding Hood
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18 Nov
2019

Simon Thomas
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20 Nov
2019

How To Set Up A New Business
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B2B Networking Hub
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Flower Arrangement In A Container - In An Eco Friendly Way
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21 Nov
2019

David Walliams - Treasure Hunt Release Day!
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Essex Construction Market 2019
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SHAKESPEARE SCHOOLS FESTIVAL
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22 Nov
2019

Two Poofs And A Pudding
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