Road to Sheerness

Road to Sheerness by Dave Lockwood DA12
Road to Sheerness, a photo by Dave Lockwood DA12 on Flickr.

Built in 1855, Grain Tower was built to defend the Thames and Medway from foreign invasion.

The tower was upgraded over the years and was in use until the 1950’s when the military abandoned it to the elements.

You can walk out to it when the tide is out, though the causeway is now unkempt.

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