The Old Kent Road - A One-hour Lecture on 1 June

This talk will cover the general history of the Old Kent Road: the Roman origins of the route, its mediaeval use by pilgrims to Canterbury, and its first full development from the late 18th century onwards. Among the modern subjects will be the pubs, the railway goods’ yard, the gas works, the Surrey Canal, the shops and the cinemas.

A one-hour lecture on Wednesday1 June at 2pm with Stephen Humphrey. Cost £8.00/£6.40 SoG members. Places should be pre-booked, either online or by telephone: 020 7553 3290. Do you have a question? email the events department. 

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.