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36b – Deal to Kingsdown

We left Deal Pier and headed south towards the cliffs, but stopped almost immediately to have a look at the Deal Time-Ball. This building was originally a semaphore station until semaphore was abandoned in 1842.  It stood derelict until 1853, … Continue reading

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36a – Deal

Deal, it has to be said, seemed to offer a point of interest for us at every few yards.  We started our walk today towards the northern end of the town, and within a few steps came across an information board … Continue reading

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35b – Sandwich to Deal

We left Sandwich by following the south bank of its river, the Sandwich Haven.  We eventually rejoined the Saxon Shore Way at a bridge over a smaller, tributary waterway called the Vigo Sprong.  This took us east, along a tree-lined … Continue reading

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