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Notes from the archive: A 1740 inventory

Anyone who has carried out historical research that involves looking at old wills may have come across inventories – documents that list the belongings of the deceased person. They are …

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Preventative maintenance on the Old Bridge

Preventative maintenance has been carried out on the Old Bridge, to tackle the issue of guano. Feral pigeons have started roosting within the bowstring-shaped trusses of the Old Bridge. Pigeon …

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Overnight lane restrictions on Rochester’s bridges

Road users are advised there will be temporary single lane restrictions on the bridges at Rochester overnight from Monday, 11th April, until Friday, 22nd May, to enable essential works to …

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Russell Race appointed High Sheriff of Kent

The Rochester Bridge Trust congratulates Russell Race on his appointment as the High Sheriff of Kent. Russell has been a member of the Court of Wardens and Assistants of the …

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Support for cutting edge training

Dozens of Medway residents are learning new skills in carpentry and engineering following support from the Rochester Bridge Trust. The not-for-profit Octopus Foundation received a grant of £1,500 to help …

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Royal approval for Shorts restoration

Work to restore an historic plane at Rochester Airport has been given the royal seal of approval. Medway Aircraft Preservation Society Ltd (MAPSL) received a visit from its patron HRH …

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