In a city that abounds with pubs drinkers in canterbury are spoilt for choice. And the good news is that there not three or four but five pubs to enjoy on the way if you choose to take on the whole sprawling walk.
The typical recent level of the great stour at fordwich river level over the past 12 months has been between 1 43m and 2 69m.
River stour fordwich kent. However it is presently navigable only from the sea at pegwell bay to fordwich. Set off from the old town hall and follow the path downstream along the stour. Wrapped in beautiful surroundings its recorded history dates back to the seventh century.
The water is lovely and clear and with goggles swimmers will be able to see several different kinds of fish in the river. Here you will find campsites and touring grounds nearby the river stour at fordwich in kent which provides wild swimmers with an unusually varied open water swimming experience. Fordwich truly is tiny and beautiful.
Photo of a bridge over the river stour at fordwich in kent by nigel chadwick there is a right of navigation on the great stour to canterbury. The river stour in kent is a really picturesque paddle for those wanting to literally paddle through the heart of the countryside. But the river becomes wider and deeper from ashford and against at the tidal limit at fordwich.
Known as the smallest town in britain it houses just 381 people according to the most recent census. Official naturist beach is located near leysdown on sea at the far eastern end of the isle of sheppey on the north kent coast. But how did this tiny patch of land inherit such a status.
The usual range of the great stour at fordwich river level is between 1 34m and 2 75m. From the open sunny drifts immediately outside of fordwich to the wooded secluded stretches some two miles down river and finally through the lowlands of the stodmarch nature reserve where you will be sharing your. Kent s stunning river stour walk which has 5 pubs along the way.
It has been between these levels for 90 of the time since monitoring began. The river stour fordwich. The river stour ˈ s t aʊər is a river in kent england that flows into the north sea at pegwell bay above plucks gutter where the little stour joins it the river is normally known as the great stour the upper section of the river above its confluence with the east stour at ashford is sometimes known as the upper great stour or west stour in the tidal lower reaches the artificial.
The upper parts of the river stour in kent are also more like streams. Take in five different pubs on this walk along the river stour around upstreet fordwich and westbere. Downstream of this the headroom is 3 5m.
Currents can vary surfaces are often rocky and slippery and rivers are not monitored by lifeguards. The beach is half a mile beyond south east of the main beach at leysdown near to the place. Grove ferry bridge is fixed with 1 6m headroom.
Fordwich sits on the river stour just a few miles from canterbury. Starting in upstreet you can take a trail through the stodmarsh natural nature reserve before heading onto fordwich then westbere. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.