Wainscott
in Medway of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.412 and 0.513 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 24' 44" and E 0° 30' 45"
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: 02:48 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:54 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

Explore Wainscott

Wainscott in Medway (England) is a city in United Kingdom about 28 mi (or 46 km) east of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Wainscott is now 02:48 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of Wainscott, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Rochester Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 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 11 mi (or 17 km), North-West. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rochester, Cooling, High Halstow, Cuxton and Halling. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 45 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 993 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 79% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 13th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 14th of December 2019

6°C (42 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

7°C (44 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

BRIDGEWOOD MANOR - QHOTELS

Address
4,8 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
1,3 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
4,5 mi
Maidstone Road
ME5 9SF ROCHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Inn on the Lake

Address
3,5 mi
unknown
DA12 3HB Gravesend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Gillingham Business Park

Address
3,8 mi
WILL ADAMS WAY
ME8 6BY Gillingham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Chatham/Gillingham (Vic Pier)

Address
2,1 mi
BLAKE AVENUE
ME7 1GB 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.

Rochester to Strood, views over the Medway from a Javelin, Kent, England - 3rd June, 2014

Published: June 07, 2014
Length: 24:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Moss Travel TV

This short film shows Northerly views from a London bound Javelin train as it makes the very short journey across the Medway Estuary from Rochester to Strood across the historic Rochester Bridge.


Rochester Dickensian Christmas 2012.

Published: December 02, 2012
Length: 02:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pjoverhere

Our visit to 'Dickens' Rochester. Grand Parade Sunday December 2nd 2012.


The Medway at Rochester.mp4

Published: April 06, 2012
Length: 05:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Matt Haxx

The River Medway, Rochester, Kent, England on Good Friday 6th April 2012. The 100th Anniversary of the day that Percy Gordon drowned while rescuing a girl who had fallen into the river. Some...


McFly - Down Goes Another One (Live @ Rochester castle)

Published: July 18, 2009
Length: 14:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jazz Lall

Rochester 17th july 09.


characters at the Dickens festival in Rochester, Kent.UK

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 39:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PHALANX47

I had always meant to go to the Dickens festival, and finally i did. And I was not disappointed. There were thousands of people many from France, and the characters move about through out the...


В лабиринтах замка Rochester.mpg

Published: February 18, 2012
Length: 31:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Игорь Задворный


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...


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...


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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.

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 1 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

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 1 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

Strood Rural District

Strood Rural District was a rural district in the county of Kent, England. It was subject to boundary reforms in 1934 and 1935.

Located at 51.4038, 0.5048 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, History of Kent, Politics of Medway, Local government in Kent, Rural districts of England

Rochester and Strood (UK Parliament constituency)

Rochester and Strood is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since its 2010 creation by Mark Reckless, a Conservative.

Located at 51.4, 0.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Medway, Parliamentary constituencies in Kent, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 2010

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

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Road tunnels in England, Transport in Medway, Tunnels completed in 1996

Shipbuilding in Frindsbury

Frindsbury TQ744697 {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:51.399423|0.508127||||||| | |name= }} is a parish on the River Medway, on the opposite bank to Chatham Dockyard in Kent, England. It was a centre of ship building before 1820, building at least six 74 gun third rate, ships of the line and many smaller vessels. From 1820, until recent times, the ship yards built over 100 Thames sailing barges. Shipbuilding has stopped but in 2006, one yard was still active in ship repair.

Located at 51.3994, 0.508127 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Navy dockyards

Strood (1st) railway station

Strood (1st) (locally known as and marked on old maps as The Old Terminus) was a terminus of the South Eastern Railway located in Strood and serving also the towns of Chatham and Rochester. It closed for passengers in 1856 when the present Strood station was opened. The site was then used as a sidings yard until around 1990 . It is now occupied by housing development and industrial units.

Located at 51.3965, 0.5021 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1845, Railway stations closed in 1856

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 1 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)

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12 Dec
2019

Artist Talk At Sun Pier House: Wendy Daws BEM, Collaborative Visual Artist
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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13 Dec
2019

This Is Why - Public Screening
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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14 Dec
2019

11+ MEDWAY TEST Practice Exam
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Britten's A Ceremony Of Carols
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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15 Dec
2019

Free 11+ Progress Test
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Discover Charles Dickens Rochester AT CHRISTMAS!
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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20 Dec
2019

Rochester - Bach To Baby Family Concert
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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23 Dec
2019

Trainmaster Gillingham Christmas Session 2
Starting at: no exact start time given.
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27 Dec
2019

CHRISTMAS GHOST & MURDER GUIDED WALK Around Rochester UK
Starting at: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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28 Dec
2019

DISCOVER CHARLES DICKENS' ROCHESTER
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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DISCOVER CHARLES DICKENS ROCHESTER - CHRISTMAS 2019 SPECIAL WALKS
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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29 Dec
2019

DISCOVER ROCHESTERS' CASTLE & CATHEDRAL PRECINCT
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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DISCOVER CHARLES DICKENS CHRISTMAS In ROCHESTER Guided Walk
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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DISCOVER ROCHESTERS CASTLE & CATHEDRAL PRECINCT - 2019 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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31 Dec
2019

Casino Rooms Legendary New Years Eve Party 2019
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Wainscot, Wainscott