Cuxton
in Medway of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.374 and 0.457 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 22' 27" and E 0° 27' 24"
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: 05:59 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:35 am and 7:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
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Discover Cuxton

Cuxton in Medway (England) with it's 4,438 citizens is a city in United Kingdom about 27 mi (or 43 km) east of London, the country's capital city.

Local time in Cuxton is now 05:59 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of Cuxton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Rochester Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 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 10 mi (or 16 km), North-West. Also, if you like golfing, 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: Halling, Rochester, Cooling, Boxley and High Halstow. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1021.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

17°C (63 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

16°C (60 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

17°C (63 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

BRIDGEWOOD MANOR - QHOTELS

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

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn ROCHESTER - CHATHAM

Address
2,9 mi
Maidstone Road
ME5 9SF ROCHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Larkfield Priory

Address
5,3 mi
802 London Road
ME20 6HJ Maidstone
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:1 - 23:59
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE CHATHAM MARITIME

Address
3,7 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


Best Western Manor

Address
4,3 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


VILLAGE MAIDSTONE

Address
5,8 mi
CASTLE VIEW FORSTAL ROAD
ME14 3AQ Maidstone
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Clarendon Royal Hotel

Address
6,1 mi
Royal Pier Road
DA12 2BE Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Maidstone (Sandling)

Address
5,9 mi
ALLINGTON LOCK SANDLING
ME14 3AS Maidstone
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Maidstone (Leybourne)

Address
6,2 mi
CASTLE WAY LEYBOURNE
ME19 5TR Maidstone
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Rochester | Light To Dusk

Published: September 25, 2014
Length: 29:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: DanniDonald

Went to Broom Hill in Strood today (24/09/14) with my best friend Rebecca Garwood :D It's a gorgeous view and was experimenting with my camera :) Love the effect of it going from light to dusk...


Transition TR500 Hugh B Halling woods

Published: July 06, 2014
Length: 04:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stuart pagram

First ride on the New Transition TR500 @ Halling woods.


A ride in the country to test my new camera.

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 18:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Frank Hall

A day off, some Spring sunshine and a new SJ4000 camera in need of a test.


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,...


Eurostar racing the cars over the Medway River, Kent

Published: November 25, 2013
Length: 46:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andy Taylor

Short video from the window of our Eurostar train as it runs alongside the M2 over the Medway River in Kent, England. I clocked the train travelling at 180MPH using a speedometre app on my...


The End of an Era - Rochester BlowDown

Published: September 22, 2010
Length: 57:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HardluckHotelFilms

The demolition of the cement plant chimney Rochester Road, Halling on Sunday, September 19th. Filmed on behalf of Armoury Demolition and Watermark PR.


Driving In the UK on the M2

Published: July 27, 2007
Length: 48:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: XeseroxEUR

My Father seems to think that everyone here drives little cars and that the UK doesn't have roads like our Interstates... C'mon dad... this is the country that spawned us!


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...


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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.

Thames and Medway Canal

The Thames and Medway Canal is a disused canal in Kent, south east England, also known as the Gravesend and Rochester Canal. It was originally some 11 km long and cut across the neck of the Hoo peninsula, linking the River Thames at Gravesend with the River Medway at Strood.

Located at 51.4149, 0.4813 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Canals in Kent, Transport in Medway, Gravesham, Geography of the River Thames

HM Prison Cookham Wood

HM Prison Cookham Wood is a male juveniles' prison and Young Offenders Institution in the village of Borstal in Kent, England. The prison is operated by Her Majesty's Prison Service.

Located at 51.364, 0.494277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Young Offender Institutions in England, Juvenile prisons in England, Prisons in Kent, 1978 establishments in England

Fort Borstal

Fort Borstal was built as an afterthought from the 1859 Royal Commission on the Defence of the United Kingdom, by convict labour between 1875 and 1885, to hold the high ground southwest of Rochester, South East England. It is of polygonal design and was never originally armed. An anti-aircraft battery was based there in the Second World War.

Located at 51.3706, 0.489167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palmerston Forts

Fort Clarence

Fort Clarence is a now defunct fortification that was located in Rochester, Kent, England.

Located at 51.381, 0.497386 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Napoleonic forts in England

Fort Bridgewood

The site of Fort Bridgewoods is on the outskirts of Rochester, Medway in the United Kingdom, next to the Rochester-Maidstone road (B2097). The site was acquired by the War Office in about 1860 to form part of a ring of forts protecting the Royal Dockyard at Chatham.

Located at 51.3597, 0.494444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palmerston Forts

Halling railway station

Halling railway station is a railway station in the United Kingdom. It is located on the Medway Valley Line in the local government area of Medway, and it lies a little to the north of the village of Halling. Train services are provided by Southeastern. The APTIS-equipped ticket office, in a building on the northbound platform, closed in September 1989; the building, after a lengthy period of disuse, was converted to office accommodation but is again disused.

Located at 51.352, 0.445 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Maidstone (borough), Railway stations in Kent, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1890, Railway stations served by Southeastern, DfT Category F2 stations

Diggerland

Diggerland is the name of four theme parks in England based around the theme of diggers and JCBs. Diggerland is owned by the excavator hire firm H.E. Services. There are four park locations in the UK, in Strood, Kent; Verbeer Manor, Cullompton, Devon; Langley Park, County Durham, and Castleford, West Yorkshire.

Located at 51.3819, 0.476667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Amusement parks in England, Visitor attractions in County Durham, Visitor attractions in Devon, Visitor attractions in Kent, Visitor attractions in West Yorkshire

Chatham and Aylesford (UK Parliament constituency)

Chatham and Aylesford is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Tracey Crouch, a Conservative.

Located at 51.3333, 0.483333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Medway, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1997, Parliamentary constituencies in Kent

Blue Bell Hill

Blue Bell Hill is a chalk hill between Maidstone and Rochester in the English county of Kent. It overlooks the River Medway and is part of the North Downs. Settlements on the hill include Walderslade; and Blue Bell Hill and Kit's Coty villages. During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries much of the hill was quarried for chalk. The south west side of Blue Bell Hill is a Site of Special Scientific Interest as it harbours several rare plant species.

Located at 51.335, 0.49645 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hills of Kent, Archaeological sites in Kent, Stone Age sites in Kent, Tonbridge and Malling, Reportedly haunted locations in England

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 2 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

City of Rochester-upon-Medway

Rochester-upon-Medway was a local government district in north Kent, England from 1974 to 1998. The district was formed as the District of Medway under the Local Government Act 1972 on 1 April 1974, as a merger of the municipal borough and city of Rochester, the borough of Chatham and most of Strood Rural District. The district council was granted a charter entitling it to be known as the Borough of Medway, and preserving the mayoralties of Rochester and Chatham.

Located at 51.3932, 0.4988 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local government in Kent, Cities in South East England, Former non-metropolitan districts of Kent

Medway Viaducts

There are three Medway Viaducts, two of which carry the two carriageways of the M2 motorway. The other viaduct carries High Speed 1 across the River Medway near Rochester in north Kent, England.

Located at 51.3758, 0.4755 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Kent, Channel Tunnel, Eurostar, Motorway bridges in England, Transport in Medway, Bridges completed in 1963, Bridges completed in 2002, Bridges completed in 2003, Viaducts in the United Kingdom

Upper Bush

Upper Bush is a hamlet in the parish of Cuxton,in the unitary authority of Medway, in Kent, England. The hamlet has only a few houses, including two Grade II listed buildings; Barrow Hill House and High Birch The North Downs Way long distance path leads through the village, between Cuxton and Upper Halling.

Located at 51.3753, 0.43439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kent

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 3 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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent, Medway, Forests and woodlands of Kent

Burham Down

Burham Down is a woodland reserve in Kent.

Located at 51.3342, 0.491667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent, Nature reserves in Kent

Ranscombe Farm

Ranscombe Farm, in Cuxton in North Kent, is a Plantlife Nature Reserve, country park and working farm. Part of the site is included in the Cobham Woods Site of Special Scientific Interest, and the whole farm is within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Ranscombe Farm Reserve works in partnership with five other sites in the local area. They are Shorne Wood Country Park, Jeskyns, Cobham Park, Ashenbank Wood and the Cobham Leisure Plots.

Located at 51.381, 0.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent, Nature reserves in Kent, Medway

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Buildings and structures completed in 1786

List of United Kingdom locations: North H-Nz

Located at 51.35, 0.44 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

HM Prison Rochester

HM Prison Rochester (formerly known as Borstal Prison) is a male Young Offenders Institution, located in the Borstal area of Rochester in Kent, England. The prison is operated by Her Majesty's Prison Service, and is located next to HMP Cookham Wood.

Located at 51.37, 0.488611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Young Offender Institutions in England, Prisons in Kent, 1874 establishments in England

Rochester Bridge railway station

Rochester Bridge railway station served Rochester and Strood in Kent, England. It was opened as Strood by the London, Chatham and Dover Railway in 1860. After several name changes and the merger of the LC&DR into the South Eastern and Chatham Railway, it closed as Rochester Bridge in 1917.

Located at 51.3942, 0.4986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Former London, Chatham and Dover Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1860, Railway stations closed in 1917

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 2 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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country parks in Kent, Parks and open spaces in Kent, Gravesham, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Kent

St Mary's Church, Burham

St Mary's Church, Burham, is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Burham, Kent, England. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands to the west of the village, on the Pilgrims' Way, overlooking the River Medway.

Located at 51.3313, 0.4626 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Grade I listed churches, Church of England churches in Kent, Norman architecture, English Gothic architecture, Churches preserved by the Churches Conservation Trust

Rochester United F.C

Rochester United F.C. is an English football club located in Strood, in Kent. The club are members of the Kent League and play at the Rochester United Sports Ground.

Located at 51.3991, 0.467197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football clubs in England, Kent Invicta Football League, Kent League, Association football clubs established in 1982, 1982 establishments in England

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2019

Pesticides Application (PA1) / (PA6a) And Spraying By Water (Pa6aw)
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17 Sep
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Bradbourne House Tours
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Rochester Picture Palace: In Fabric
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18 Sep
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Learn To Crochet - Beginners - The Medcine Garden
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ZC Social Media Academy (19th Sep 2019) - Medway
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