Photographs of Rainham, Kent

This collection of photos are of Rainham Kent from the 1900s to around 1910 showing life in Rainham around that time with pictures of local shops and trams in the High Street.

 

Photo of Broad Walk Rainham

Broad Walk, Rainham

(Photo:Paul Stevens)
Aerial Photo of Rainham 1930

 

Aerial view of Rainham, 1930 
(from Action Forum)

Photo of Berengrave lane 1947

Berengrave Lane 1947
(Action Forum)

Station Road Rainham 1995

Station Road, Rainham
Approx 1995

(Photo: Eddy Newport)

Caversham Close, Station Road Rainham 1995

 

Station Road, Rainham
(Now Caversham Close)
Approx 1995

(Photo: Eddy Newport)

Photo of Berengrave lane 1980, new railway bridge
Berengrave Lane 1980

Construction of new railway bridge
(Photo: Eddy Newport)

 

 

 

 

National School Rainham 1878

 

National School, Rainham,
prior to 1878
(Action Forum)

Old Photo of St Margarets Church Rainham 1800

 

Rainham Church watercolour, approx 1800
(Action Forum)

Berengrave House Elizabeth Bowes Lyon 1920

 


Berengrave House, approx 1920
(Action Forum)

Watts Chemist High Street Rainham 1984

Watts Chemist, 
High Street, 1984
(Action Forum)

Aerial View of Rainham Centre, May 1930
(Action Forum)

Photo of Hops arriving at Oast

Hops arriving at the oast
(Action Forum)

Photo of Dene Hole Rainham 1980

Dene Hole discovered during construction of The Goldings, off Marshall Road, approx 1980
Photo : Andrew James

Photo of Dene Hole Rainham 1980

Dene Hole, The Goldings, off Marshall Road, approx 1980
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Photo : Andrew James

Photo of Dene Hole Rainham 1980

Dene Hole discovered in The Goldings, off Marshall Road, approx 1980 
Photo : Andrew James

 

   

Manor Farm Rainham 1930

Manor Farm restaurant, Maidstone Road/A2 junction. Originally built as a gas showroom in 1926, converted approx 20 years ago to pub restaurant and recently refurbished.
(Action Forum)