Watling Street

Author: John Higgs
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Watling Street is not just the story of a route across our island, but an acutely observed, unexpected exploration of Britain and who we are today, told with wit and flair, and an unerring eye for the curious and surprising.

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Reminiscences Of Seventy Years Life Travel And Adventure

Author: Robert George Hobbes
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The bridge, as I have said, united Rochester with Strood — historically a most
interesting, though now little-talked-of, place that had risen from a small hamlet
erected here nearly 2,ooo years ago on the Roman Watling Street (which, it may
be remembered, ran through Rochester, and was continued on ... but silently,
almost alone, a few Dutch guards and faithful friends attending him ; and
stealthily by night he leaves the city, and his kingdom, too, never again to wear
the British crown.

Civil Service In Sheerness And Chatham Dockyards Home And Foreign Travel

Author: Robert George Hobbes
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The bridge, as I have said, united Rochester with Strood — historically a most
interesting, though now little-talked-of, place that had risen from a small hamlet
erected here nearly 2,ooo years ago on the Roman Watling Street (which, it may
be remembered, ran through Rochester, and was continued on this side the river
to the ... a few Dutch guards and faithful friends attending him ; and stealthily by
night he leaves the city, and his kingdom, too, never again to wear the British
crown.

The Building News And Engineering Journal

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Sir John Mandeville, the famous traveller, who, if he invented his travels, certainly
beat them all in the art of romance—(a laugh)—was a native of St. Alban's.
Panshanger was ... between man and man : These are the noblest legacies we
receive from the past, and while we treasure these at every hazard and through
every change, the soul of England will retain vitality to her form, and no
archaeologist will seek her grave amid the nations that have passed away. The
President's ...

New Zealand Railways Magazine

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'HAT is probably the first Railways Magazine ever published — " Egin- ton's
Railway Miscellany " — appeared in London over 85 years ago, Dec., 1853. ... Its
contents include stories, poems, anecdotes, current topics, articles dealing with
various subjects — wars then in progress, literature, and modes of travel old and
new. A glimpse is ... Then follows a picture of times long past, when Watling
Street — much of which is believed to be pre-Roman — was the only highway in
England.

Parliamentary Debates Hansard

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British Rail has admitted that it will be able to use those routes only at night as
they are already operated to capacity during peak hours because of London
commuter and passenger traffic. All the channel ... They would then travel
westward in a cutting past Singlewell, Marling Cross, and Watling street,
Gravesend, cross the Wrotham road by viaduct, and then progress on an
embankment past the Gough Cooper, Henley Deane and Pepper hill housing
estates in Northfleet. This scheme ...

The Spectator

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The cruel looking-glass that will never show a lass As lovely or unlucky or as
lonely as I was l ' The Queen was in her chamber, a-wecping very sore, Thor;
came Lord Leicestcr's spirit and it scratched upon the cor, Singing, ' Backwards
and ... Yet I am Harry's daughter and I am England's Queen l' And she faced the
looking-glass (and whatever else there was), And she saw her day was over and
she saw her beauty puss In the cruel looking-glass that can always hurt a lass
More hard ...

Proceedings

Author: Institution of Automobile Engineers
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This reasoning goes through the paper right to the end, where it is pointed out
that in England and America it is quite possible that the present type of
standardized construction may be satisfactory for a very long time. ... I have been
driving up and down Watling Street frequently during the past four months and
the amount of water displaced by the cars ahead is fantastic, showing that what is
regarded as a good road is far from level and puts a great deal of work on the
suspension ...

Proceedings Of The Session

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This reasoning goes through the paper right to the end, where it is pointed out
that in England and America it is quite possible that the present type of
standardized construction may be satisfactory for a very long time. ... I have been
driving up and down Watling Street frequently during the past four months and
the amount of water displaced by the cars ahead is fantastic, showing that what is
regarded as a good road is far from level and puts a great deal of work on the
suspension ...