GALLERY

“A lovely rabbit hole to explore” – Rory Sutherland

This selection of nearly 300 previously unpublished pictures of Kent is taken from the thousands the author took while compiling Old Bunyard’s Kent Pride. They are arranged in a clockwise tour of the county, starting in Canterbury.

River Stour from The Friars Bridge, Canterbury

The Friars, Canterbury

Marlowe Theatre, The Friars, Canterbury

Bulkhead Statue, The Friars, Canterbury

Blackfriars from The Friars Bridge, Canterbury

All Saints’ Lane, Canterbury

Ducking stool, Old Weavers House, High Street, Canterbury

Greyfriars Garden, Canterbury

Great Stour from Water Lane bridge, Canterbury

Westgate Towers from Westgate Gardens, Canterbury

Meister Omer’s House, The Precincts, Canterbury

Canterbury War Memorial, Butter Market, Canterbury

View of Canterbury Cathedral from Palace Street, Canterbury

St Mary the Virgin church, Fordwich

Town Hall, Fordwich

River Stour at Fordwich

Canterbury Road, Wingham

The Street, Goodnestone

The Street, Goodnestone

Goodnestone Park gardens, Goodnestone

Goodnestone Park gardens, Goodnestone

Goodnestone Park gardens, Goodnestone

Goodnestone Park gardens, Goodnestone

St Mary’s Church, Reculver

Harbour Arm, Margate

Alkali Row, Margate

Tudor House, King Street, Margate

Marine Terrace, Margate

Palm Bay, Broadstairs

Kingsgate Bay, Kingsgate

Kingsgate Castle, Kingsgate

Whiteness Road, Kingsgate

Stone Bay, Broadstairs

Fort Road, Broadstairs

Viking Bay, Broadstairs

WW2 toilets, Ramsgate Tunnels, Ramsgate

Seafront, Ramsgate

Seafront, Ramsgate

Marine Parade, Ramsgate

Maritime Museum, East Crosswall, Ramsgate

Military Road, Ramsgate

Royal Harbour, Ramsgate

St Augustine’s Road, Ramsgate

Pugin-designed house and church, St Augustine’s Road, Ramsgate

Abandoned hoverport car-park, Pegwell Bay

Abandoned hoverport walkway, Pegwell Bay

Pegwell Bay Country Park

Richborough Castle, Richborough

Strand Street, Sandwich

River Stour from the Toll Bridge, Sandwich

The Bulwark, Sandwich

West Street, Finglesham

Walmer Castle, Walmer

Walmer Castle gardens, Walmer

Walmer Castle gardens, Walmer

Dover Castle, Dover

View north-west from the Great Tower, Dover Castle, Dover

View of the Western Heights from the Great Tower, Dover Castle

Throne Room, the Great Tower, Dover Castle, Dover

Anti-aircraft gun, Dover Castle, Dover

Western Heights, Dover

Samphire Hoe, Dover

Samphire Hoe seafront, Dover

Vicarage Lane, Elham

The Devil’s Kneading Trough, Wye

Eastwell Lake, Eastwell

Eastwell Towers, Eastwell

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Bogs, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Hothfield Common, Hothfield

Outer Gate Lodge, Waterfall Road, Hothfield

St James’s Church graveyard, Egerton

Greensand Way, Egerton

Greensand Way, Egerton

Greensand Way, Egerton

Greensand Way, Egerton

Egerton House Road, Egerton

Egerton House Road, Egerton

Coldbridge Wood, Boughton Malherbe

Coldbridge Wood, Boughton Malherbe

Coldbridge Wood, Boughton Malherbe

Coldbridge Wood, Boughton Malherbe

Tom ‘Doctor Who’ Baker’s waiting headstone, Boughton Malherbe

The Street, Little Chart

St Mary’s church, Pluckley Road, Little Chart

WW2 pillbox, Smarden Road, Pluckley

Dering Wood, Pluckley

Dering Wood, Pluckley

Dering Wood, Pluckley

Dering Wood, Pluckley

Smallhythe Road, Tenterden

Hole Park gardens, Cranbrook

Hole Park gardens, Cranbrook

Hole Park gardens, Cranbrook

Hole Park gardens, Cranbrook

Hole Park, Cranbrook

Sissinghurst Castle, Cranbrook

Sissinghurst Castle gardens, Cranbrook

Sissinghurst Castle gardens, Cranbrook

Sissinghurst Castle, Cranbrook

Sissinghurst Castle lake, Cranbrook

Bedgebury Pinetum, Goudhurst

Bedgebury Pinetum, Goudhurst

Bedgebury Pinetum, Goudhurst

Bedgebury Pinetum, Goudhurst

Bewl Water, Lamberhurst

Bewl Water, Lamberhurst

Bewl Water, Lamberhurst

Bayham Old Abbey, Little Bayham

Bayham Old Abbey, Little Bayham

Bayham Old Abbey, Little Bayham

Groombridge Place gardens, Groombridge

Groombridge Place gardens, Groombridge

Zedonk, Groombridge Place estate, Groombridge

Groombridge Place estate, Groombridge

Groombridge Place estate, Groombridge

Groombridge Place Enchanted Forest, Groombridge

Groombridge Place Enchanted Forest, Groombridge

Groombridge Place Enchanted Forest, Groombridge

Raptor display, Groombridge Place estate, Groombridge

Sidney family porcupine, Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Topiary bear, Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Penshurst Place gardens, Penshurst

Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone Castle estate

Chiddingstone Castle estate

Chiddingstone Castle lake

Chiddingstone Castle lake

Hever Castle, Hever

Hever Castle, Hever

Hever Castle, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Astrolabe and topiary chess set, Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle gardens, Hever

Hever Castle lake, Hever

Hever Castle lake, Hever

Hever Castle lake, Hever

Hever Castle lake, Hever

Toys Hill, Brasted Chart

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Emmetts Garden, Ide Hill

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens, Riverhill

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens, Riverhill

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens, Riverhill

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens, Riverhill

Riverhill Himalayan Gardens, Riverhill

Aeroplane crossing the sun above Riverhill

Knole, Sevenoaks

Knole, Sevenoaks

Knole, Sevenoaks

Knole, Sevenoaks

Knole, Sevenoaks

Knole Park, Sevenoaks

The Vine, Sevenoaks

The Vine, Sevenoaks

The eight oaks of the Vine, Sevenoaks

Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch

Dog kennel, Ightham Mote, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote gardens, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote gardens, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote gardens, Ivy Hatch

Ightham Mote gardens, Ivy Hatch

Wilmot Hill, Ivy Hatch

Wilmot Hill, Ivy Hatch

High Street, Hadlow

View of Hadlow Tower from Church Street, Hadlow

Hadlow Tower, Hadlow

River Medway from Hartlake bridge

River Medway, Tonbridge

Tonbridge Castle, Tonbridge

Matfield Green, Maidstone Road, Matfield

The Hop Farm, Branbridges Road, Beltring

The Hop Farm, Branbridges Road, Beltring

Great Comp, St Mary’s Platt

Great Comp Garden, St Mary’s Platt

Great Comp Garden, St Mary’s Platt

Wrangling Lane, Great Buckland

Holly Hill Wood, Great Buckland

Holly Hill Wood, Great Buckland

Holly Hill Wood, Great Buckland

Holly Hill Wood, Great Buckland

London skyline from Holly Hill Wood, Great Buckland

Rochester skyline from across the River Medway

Blue Bell Hill, Maidstone

View from Kits Coty, Chatham Road, Aylesford

Little Kits Coty, Rochester Road, Aylesford

Sun setting over Aylesford

Sunset over Aylesford

Gallagher Stadium, James Whatman Way, Maidstone

County Road, Maidstone

HM Prison, County Road, Maidstone

Camden Street, Maidstone

Chillington Manor, St Faith’s Street, Maidstone

Brenchley Gardens, Maidstone

Corpus Christi Hall, Earl Street, Maidstone

Gabriel’s Hill, Maidstone

Maidstone Grammar School, Barton Road, Maidstone

White Horse Park, Detling Hill

Ash Project, White Horse Park, Detling Hill

Thurnham Castle, Castle Hill, Thurnham

Hang-gliders over Castle Hill, Thurnham

Sutton Valence Castle, Rectory Lane, Sutton Valence

Sutton Valence Castle, Rectory Lane, Sutton Valence

Burberry Lane, Leeds

Leeds Castle from Len Valley Walk

Leeds Castle from Len Valley Walk

Bridge over the River Len, Broomfield

Hollingbourne Manor, Upper Street, Hollingbourne

Upper Streeet, Hollingbourne

Pilgrims Way, Harrietsham

Pilgrims Way, Harrietsham

Sunset, Pilgrims Way, Harrietsham

Marley, Dickley Lane, Lenham

Faversham Road, Lenham

Faversham Road, Lenham

Maidstone Road, Lenham

The Square, Lenham

The Square, Lenham

Chalk Cross, Ashford Road, Lenham

Pilgrims Way, Lenham

Pilgrims Way, Lenham

Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn over Lenham

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place gardens

Doddington Place lodge
Charing Racecourse, Maidstone Road, Charing

Market Place, Charing

Market Place, Charing

St Peter and St Paul’s Church, Charing

Great Hall, Archbishop’s Palace, Market Place, Charing

Pett Place, Charing

Stalisfield Road, Charing

Sculpture Trail, King’s Wood, Challock

Taylors Hill, Chilham

Belmont House gardens, Throwley

Belmont House gardens, Throwley

Belmont House gardens, Throwley

Belmont House gardens, Throwley

Hetty’s Secret Grove, Belmont House gardens, Throwley

Belmont House estate, Throwley

Belmont Cricket Ground, Throwley

Four Oaks Road, Ospringe

Brogdale Farm, Faversham

Arden’s House, Abbey Street, Faversham

Ribbon development, A20

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