Category: Heritage

Let’s go to… The Copper Rivet Distillery, by Anna Morell

Copper Rivet Distillery

The Victorians had a thing for waterworks. The machinery which transformed society and industry, they clad in buildings as good as palaces. Crenellations, towers, ornate brickworked structures like gussied up churches, they window dressed the plainer iron and clank beyond with the architectural equivalent of a crinoline. One such building, Pumphouse Number 5, sits behind…

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Salute to the 40s!

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KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON TO THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD CHATHAM Keep Calm and Carry On to one of Britain’s Best Vintage Festivals (as designated by the Daily Telegraph in 2014) on 17 and 18 September 2016. Visitors will be transported back in time as soon as they step foot into The Historic Dockyard Chatham for the annual Salute to…

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