The Larkfield Historical Society

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Category: Ditton

All Our Stories – Beat Project ‘All Our Stories’ website

About the ‘All our stories’ project – ‘Capturing Community Heritage in West Malling’ All Our Stories, a brand new small grant programme, launched last year in support of BBC Two’s The Great British Story – has been designed as an opportunity for everyone to get involved in their heritage. With HLF funding and support, community groups […]

Pubs and drinking houses of the area

Some pubs and drinking houses Old and New – History and pics to come (click on the pub title to view information – not all completed yet) A wonderful book entitled East Malling, Larkfield and New Hythe Inns, Beerhouses and Their Keepers 1753 – 1974 is available from The Malling Society Larkfield Spotted Cow (Closed)          […]

St Peter’s Church – Ditton

Name Rank Service Number Date of Death Age Regiment / Service Service Country Grave / Memorial Reference BRYANT, WILLIAM THOMAS Sergeant 1334686 06/05/1943 21 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve United Kingdom N.E. corner. FITNESS, FREDERICK NORMAN Leading Aircraftman 959381 29/09/1946 33 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve United Kingdom N.E. Corner. HASLETT, FREDERICK IAN Gunner 1576896 […]

Ditton Heritage Centre

Ditton Heritage Centre has been established within an old Victorian building in the village to teach children in the style of a Victorian school. The classroom has been fully restored to represent a typical classroom of the Victorian era and children from the local area and further afield are encouraged to learn about how children […]

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