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Medway meanderings

I have been continuing my cataloguing of  ‘The Kent Collection’, monkeys collected by artist Bridgette Ashton and published in her book 103 Monkey Puzzle Trees of Kent. 710 more words

Monkey Puzzle

Developers moving into the marshland

Kent marshes are a desolate, liminal place described by Dickens as a “dark, flat, wilderness….intersected with dykes and mounds and gates, with scattered cattle feeding on it.” Much the same as it is today although there are signs that the developers are moving in. 331 more words