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Chart gunpowder mills, Faversham

Location
Grid reference: TR 009 612
OS sheet: 178
Postcode: ME13 8NS
Signposted from town centre, about 8 minutes walk. From M2 exit at junction 6 or 7.

This was the oldest of Faversham's three gunpowder factories, dating from about 1760. Restored in 1968-70 and is a Scheduled Ancient Monument. Managed by the Faversham Society.

Opening times 2017
April to October, Saturdays, Sundays & bank holidays, 14.00-1700. Other times by appointment.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday 14th May & Sunday 15th May, 14.00-17.00.

Contact
John Breeze, Honorary Curator, tel. 01795 534915 or 01795 534542.

Email
ticfaversham@btconnect.com

Web site
http://www.faversham.org/business/Visitor_Attractions/
chart_gunpowder_mills.aspx