West Tilbury

West Tilbury is a village situated on the top of a river terrace overlooking the river Thames. The modern town of Tilbury is mainly in the traditional parish of Chadwell St Mary.

Read more about West TilburyLocation and Administration, West Tilbury Village Hall, Landscape and Geology, Archaeology, The Parish, Heritage Buildings, Notable People, Elizabeth's Armada Camp

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West Tilbury - Elizabeth's Armada Camp
... Various locations became favoured, especially that of Tilbury Fort itself ... the manorial post mill, but there was another important site a little to the south-west, on the present Gun Hill summit ... Over the month or so of the great army’s presence at West Tilbury, between 17,000 and 22,000 men are said to have lain in camp, but certainly not all served throughout ...
List Of Archaeological Sites In Thurrock - Sites of Archaeological Finds or Excavations - West Tilbury
... see also Tilbury Fort) discovery of Roman coin and urn while diging a ditch (1850s) Gun Hill Paleolithic and neolithic flint tools, Bronze Age features, Romano-British finds ...
Gervase Of Tilbury - Life and Works
2004) states ‘he presumably came from Tilbury in Essex’, which must appear ambiguous to the modern enquirer ... There are 4 Tilburys in the county Tilbury (the dock town, founded from c.1883), East Tilbury and West Tilbury (both medieval manors and parishes) on the Thames shore and Tilbury juxta ... He adds that Gervase came from West Tilbury – ‘he was born theare’ ...

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