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Gallivant In Gravesend

Posted by Caz on Wednesday, 2nd July 2014

Gravesend is a working town on the southern banks of the River Thames. The Town Pier is a curious mixture of working pier and leisure facility. A newly-built linkspan means that the Tilbury Ferry and pleasure craft like the PS Waverley can now easily dock at the pier, rather than a little further up the Thames Estuary. Huge container ships can be seen across the river, unloading at Tilbury Docks. This is the first pier in Kent I have visited for the project.

Blue Sky, Red Boat

Blue Sky, Red Boat

The posh restaurant on the pier also served a delicious slice of cheesecake with my tea.

Tea & Cake, Gravesend Town

Tea & Cake, Gravesend Town

View the full gallery of image from Gravesend Town Pier.