Port Victoria
in Medway of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.433 and 0.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 25' 59" and E 0° 41' 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: 07:06 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:53 am and 3:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Port Victoria

Port Victoria in Medway (England) is a city located in United Kingdom about 36 mi (or 58 km) east of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Port Victoria is now 07:06 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Port Victoria, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Southend Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 15 km), North. 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 18 mi (or 29 km), West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Upper Stoke, Southend-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea, High Halstow and Canvey Island. 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 5°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 994 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 21 km/h (13 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 13th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 14th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

6°C (44 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sittingbourne Kent

Address
3,7 mi
BOBBING CORNER SHEPPY WAY
ME98RZ Sittingbourne
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.

Portas Pilot - Sheerness

Published: June 28, 2012
Length: 42:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: sheernesstownteam

Video for the Portas Pilot bid submitted for Sheerness, Kent.


Sheerness-on-Sea to Swale on 466031

Published: December 02, 2012
Length: 26:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joshua Brown

The journey from Sheerness-on-Sea to Swale aboard 466031 working 2D40 1402 Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne on Wednesday 28th November 2012.


Fire at Sheerness Docks

Published: January 14, 2013
Length: 41:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Glen Allen

Fire at the reefer store in Sheerness Docks.


Craig Taking our 4.8m RIB Intercept out to sea near Sheerness

Published: August 11, 2013
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vidal Mehra


Loud Fireworks | Garden Firework Displays | Loudest Fireworks UK

Published: November 10, 2011
Length: 52:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dphunta

This must be the loudest fireworks display in the UK. This is the finale to fireworks night, after a few thousand pounds spent on fireworks, we decided to set up 4 screamers, 1 multishot barrage...


seaesta with ringo

Published: June 30, 2009
Length: 43:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stanley Mitchell

water fun with boats from thames barrier yacht club.


shafted promo

Published: October 30, 2007
Length: 44:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: dodge960

Paul Rogers plays the lead role of "Dodge" in this Brit flick style short. A debut film from some exciting new talent. Gangsters, drugs but above all making sure you dont get Shafted.


pheasant 8 02 09

Published: June 19, 2009
Length: 27:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AroundSheppey

Two short films of the local pheasant taken on 8th February 2009. A pheasant has been described in the local newspaper as being very tame and visiting many local gardens, christened by one...


CANOE SAILING TO FORT DARNET MAY 2014

Published: August 16, 2014
Length: 29:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sickoftheheadswerve

An 18 mile cruise in the Medway Estuary from Queenborough to Fort Darnet and back.


Fletcher 165 GTO Speedboat Shakedown after lots of work..

Published: April 06, 2010
Length: 42:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beyond Help

Out on the boat for the 1st shakedown run of 2010.


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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.

Isle of Grain

The Isle of Grain, (OE Greon meaning gravel) is the easternmost point of the Hoo Peninsula in the unitary authority of Medway in South East England. It was, until 1998, part of Kent and is still ceremonially associated via the Lieutenancies Act. No longer an island, the Isle is almost all marshland and the Grain Marshes are an important habitat for birdlife. The Isle constitutes a civil parish, which at the 2001 census had a population of 1,731.

Located at 51.4333, 0.703179 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Places in Medway, Former islands of England

Grain Fort

Grain Fort was built in the 1860s on the eastern end of the Hoo peninsula to control the entrance to the Medway, Kent, England. All surface structures were demolished in the 1960s, so all that remains are underground passages. Nearby is the 1855 Grain Tower Battery, an extensively remodelled East Coast type Martello Tower. Garrison Point Fort lies the other side of the Medway.

Located at 51.4572, 0.7197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palmerston Forts, Forts in Medway, Forts on the River Thames

London Thamesport

London Thamesport is a container seaport on the River Medway, serving the North Sea. It is located on the Isle of Grain, in the Medway unitary authority district of the English county of Kent. The area was formerly called Port Victoria.

Located at 51.4403, 0.6875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of Kent, Ports and harbours of the Thames Estuary, Transport in Medway, Container terminals

Grain Crossing Halt railway station

Grain Crossing Halt was a halt on the Hundred of Hoo Railway between Stoke Junction Halt and Port Victoria station in the UK. It was opened on 1 July 1906 and closed to rail traffic (but not passengers) on 11 July 1951. A bus service operated until 3 September 1951, when it was replaced by Grain station.

Located at 51.4459, 0.681966 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1906, Railway stations closed in 1951, Transport in Medway

Grain railway station

Grain station was a railway station in the Medway, England. It opened on 3 September 1951, replacing Grain Crossing Halt, and closed on 4 December 1961. It was located between Grain Crossing Halt and Port Victoria stations. Preceding station Disused railways Following station Stoke Junction Halt   British Rail, Southern Region   Terminus for passenger service.

Located at 51.4431, 0.690433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Railway stations opened in 1951, Railway stations closed in 1961, Transport in Medway, Railway stations opened by British Rail

Medway Power Station

Medway Power Station is a 688 megawatts gas-fired power station on the Isle of Grain in Medway next to the River Medway.

Located at 51.44, 0.69 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Kent, Natural gas-fired power stations in England, Power stations in South East England

BritNed

BritNed is a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) submarine power cable between the Isle of Grain in Kent, the United Kingdom; and Maasvlakte in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The BritNed interconnection would serve as a vital link for the foreseeable European super grid project.

Located at 51.44, 0.716667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Submarine power cables, Electric power infrastructure in England, Electric power infrastructure in the Netherlands, HVDC transmission lines, North Sea energy, National Grid (Great Britain), Netherlands–United Kingdom relations, Energy infrastructure completed in 2011

HMS Princess Irene

HMS Princess Irene was a 5,394 GRT ocean liner which was built in 1914 by William Denny and Brothers Ltd, Dumbarton, Scotland for the Canadian Pacific Railway. She was requisitioned by the Royal Navy on completion and converted to an auxiliary minelayer. On 27 May 1915, she exploded and sank off Sheerness, Kent with the loss of 352 lives.

Located at 51.4297, 0.693611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1914 ships, Clyde-built ships, World War I merchant ships of Canada, Steamships of Canada, Minelayers of the Royal Navy, Steamships of the United Kingdom, Maritime incidents in 1915, Maritime disasters in Kent, Swale, 1915 in England, Noncombat internal explosions on warships

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