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Chatham in Kent, England, United Kingdom
 

The Old Single Dock

 
 
The Old Single Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
1. The Old Single Dock Marker
Inscription.  
This Stone
Marks the Site of
The Old Single Dock
Constructed in 1623
And Replaced in 1858
By the Present
No.2 Dock

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 51° 23.689′ N, 0° 31.644′ E. Marker is in Chatham, England, in Kent. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Western Avenue and Main Gate Road, on the left when traveling north. Located in Historic Dockyard Chatham. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chatham, England ME4 4TZ, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Victory Dock (here, next to this marker); H.M.S. Victory (here, next to this marker); No. 2 Dry Dock, 1856 (a few steps from this marker); HMS Cavalier, 1944 (a few steps from this marker); First World War 100th Anniversary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Clocktower Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Destroyer Memorial
The Old Single Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
2. The Old Single Dock Marker
The Old Single Dock marker (middle), the Victory Dock marker (top), and the H.M.S. Victory marker (bottom) in front of HMS Cavalier.
(within shouting distance of this marker); No. 1 Machine Shop 1861; Armour Plate Shop 1865 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatham.
 
Also see . . .
1. Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Chatham Dockyard Historical Society. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
3. Chatham Dockyard on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
The Old Single Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
3. The Old Single Dock Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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