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Racing 19 648, 657-63

Racing cars 15 592-6

Radio 35 3:13

Radio Caroline 28 Issue 4 PFC, 155-162 P

Radio City 31 4:30-33 P

Radio, Marconi 32 2:18-23

Radio, pioneering 9 193-200 P

Radley, William 20 469

Radnor, Lord 19 337-8

Radnor, Lord 21 535-6 P

Ragstone 3 55-9 P

Railway Tavern, Higham 32 3:13 P

Railway, Ramsgate 35 4:8

Railways 0 10-13 P See also under names of companies and towns

Railways 36 4:26

Railways, 1950s 20 599-604 P

Railways, Alfred Bean 29 6:42-45 P

Railways, Ashford 29 3:12-13 P R

Railways, ASLEF 25 626 P, 631

Railways, atmospheric system 19 711

Railways, Bexley Heath 29 6:42.45 P

Railways, braking systems 19 307

Railways, Cavell van, restoration 32 1:7 P

Railways, clerk’s duties, 1939-45 23 405-9 P

Railways, coastal trains via Bromley 23 662-3 P

Railways, complete system for Kent 1846 20 7-11 P

Railways, Danson Park miniature 22 690-4 P

Railways, Davington Light Railway 37 6:32-37 P

Railways, development near Faversham 25 561, 567, 627

Railways, disasters 13 No 8 IBC R

Railways, disasters, Blackheath 1864 18 484-488

Railways, disasters, Milton Range Halt 1922 18 727-730

Railways, disasters, Sevenoaks 1927 9 669-73 P, 760 L

Railways, disasters, Sittingbourne 1878 18 287-290

Railways, disasters, Staplehurst 1865 13 393-5

Railways, disasters, Staplehurst 1865 6 579-86 P,

Railways, Dover Promenade 8 2-10 P, No 2 IBC L

Railways, electrification 19 577, 581

Railways, fireman’s duties 16 59-61

Railways, Folkestone Harbour branch 21 531-8 P

Railways, Folkestone-Dover 13 324-30 P, 439, 457-9 P

Railways, Hawkhurst Buttress 34 4:35 P

Railways, horses 18 43

Railways, inspectors 18 287-289

Railways, journeys 25 563-6, 629-30

Railways, Kent disasters of August 1927 34 4:28-32 P

Railways, Kent’s Lost Railways 37 1:8-9 P R

Railways, Lydd Town station 31 4:42

Railways, Manston aerodrome 3 41-9 P

Railways, Martin Mill, Dover 5 306-12 P

Railways, Medway Valley 21 577-83 P, 681-90 P

Railways, Munitions Workers’ Halt, First World War 17 337

Railways, narrow gauge 21 630 R

Railways, plans for Kent 1844-5 19 709-14 P

Railways, police 12 659-60

Railways, Preston Sidings, Faversham 25 630

Railways, proposed light railway to Hadlow 19 225-8

Railways, proposed suspension railway Snodland to Edenbridge and Tunbridge Wells 19 397-402 P

Railways, quarry railway 11 344-7 P

Railways, shunting 16 123-4 P, 128 P

Railways, shunting 18 288

Railways, signalling 18 93-95 P, 287-289, 728-730

Railways, signals and signal boxes 21 580-2 P, 680 P, 683-9 P

Railways, Southern steam 21 No 12 IBC R

Railways, special trains for prize fights 9 594 P, 596-7

Railways, station valances 3 96-103 P

Railways, stationmaster’s reminiscences 14 698-704 P

Railways, stations 21 203, 577-83 P, 681-8 P

Railways, stations, closure, First World War 21 289

Railways, steam locomotives 23 692 R

Railways, strike 19 16

Railways, Strood-Maidstone locomotives 19 548-9

Railways, suspension of services, First World War 15 754

Railways, Thanet 2 541-8 P

Railways, to Allhallows 18 583-589 P

Railways, track-laying 20 603

Railways, train ferries 3 118-22 P

Railways, travelling post office 16 620 P

Railways, Victoria, Chatham, Ramsgate, Dover 26 629 R

Railways, Warren Halt, Folkestone 32 3:37

Rainham 1 95-100

Rainham 11 104 P, 187

Rainham 16 634-48 P

Rainham 23 79, 808

Rainham 25 91-4 P, 448 P, 488-90 P, 723-37 P

Rainham ferry, Essex 15 605-12 P

Rainham High Street 20 114 P

Rainham High Street 23 634 P, 639 P

Rainham High Street 26 No 7 FC, 382 P

Rainham, aircraft landing, 1910 15 37-8 P

Rainham, Anne of Cleves 30 2:20-25 P

Rainham, Bloors Place 24 129, 134 P, 246

Rainham, Bloors Place 25 68-75 P

Rainham, butterfly collecting 25 593-7 P

Rainham, cement works 15 388-90 P, 27 60 P

Rainham, cement works 37 2:28-31 P

Rainham, Chambers, John 31 1:23-24

Rainham, Cheeseman’s, boot repairs and music 24442-7 P

Rainham, church monuments 26 37-46 P

Rainham, Church of England School 26 384 P, 526 P

Rainham, cinema 11 187

Rainham, Congregational Church 10 52 P, 54

Rainham, Co-op, arts and crafts exhibitions 24 339-41 P

Rainham, Co-op, treats 7 718-25 P

Rainham, creek 20 21-2 P, 30 6:10 P

Rainham, Cricket Club 25 487-92 P

Rainham, Diamond Jubilee celebrations 12 561

Rainham, Down 30 2:20-25

Rainham, fever cart 20 No 3 IBC L

Rainham, First World War 23 635-42 P

Rainham, flower show 25 487-92

Rainham, Girl Guides 24 72-9 P

Rainham, Girl Guiding, 1920s 23 443-9 P

Rainham, Green’s bicycle shop 25 20-21

Rainham, health and welfare before the National Health Service 26 379-94 P

Rainham, hop-picking 25 261 P

Rainham, hulks 31 4:10

Rainham, Johnson sisters 23 446-7 P

Rainham, Lower Rainham Mission Hall 21 620-1 P

Rainham, Macklands House 22 676-82 P

Rainham, Major, Percy 30 3:13 P

Rainham, Meredale council school 25 378-88 P

Rainham, Motney Hill Dock 15 390 P

Rainham, Oast House Theatre 29 3:16

Rainham, Otterham Quay 1 71

Rainham, Parkwood housing estate 27 86 P

Rainham, Penfold’s funfair 31 2:10

Rainham, pottery 24 592-8 P

Rainham, public houses 16 641

Rainham, Quinnell Street 18 76

Rainham, Royal Cinema 30 6:35

Rainham, schools 13 252-6 P, 258, 464

Rainham, schools 23 132-9 P

Rainham, schools 26 527-39 P

Rainham, Second World War 26 195-204 P, 288-95

Rainham, Second World War funds 7 631-2

Rainham, shopping between the wars 25 723-37 P

Rainham, St Margaret’s Church 21 236-237 P, 619 P, 646-7 P

Rainham, St Margaret’s Church, Brass 24 132 P

Rainham, St Margaret’s Church, choir and organs 21 617-21 P, 643-9 P

Rainham, St Margaret’s Church, vaults 24 246-7

Rainham, Sunday school 11 187

Rainham, traders 16 637-9 P

Rainham, Tudor Cafe 24 592-5 P

Rainham, Tufton family 26 37-47 P

Rainham, Tufton monuments 21 343

Rainham, V1 incident 15 492 P

Rainham, war memorial 25 385-6 P

Rainsbury, Thomas 35 1:8-10

Ramillies 2 327, 15 407, 411, 413

Ramsay, Archbishop Michael 15 146 P

Ramsay, Norman Ian 17 233-5 P

Ramsay, Sonia Alexandra 12 613-6 P

Ramsden council estate, Orpington 32 3:46-50 P

Ramsey, Admiral Sir Bertram 31 5:35

Ramsey, Archbishop of Canterbury 29 3:48-49 P

Ramsey, Vice-Admiral Bertram 26 317-19, 323

Ramsgate 1 468-72 P

Ramsgate 17 409, 631 R

Ramsgate 23 248 R

Ramsgate 7 480-5 P, 547-51 P, 618-23 P, 696 L

Ramsgate air-raid shelters 35 4:8-9 P

Ramsgate, 1950s 31 3:11 P

Ramsgate, 19th century 36 1:16-17 P

Ramsgate, air raid, August 1940 19 267-70 P

Ramsgate, airport 10 159

Ramsgate, airport 4 378-84 P

Ramsgate, Albion Hotel 8 18 P

Ramsgate, Albion House council offices 19 267-8

Ramsgate, Baptist Church 20 381

Ramsgate, Baptist Church 5 427-32 P, 6 712-7 P

Ramsgate, bathing 1 458

Ramsgate, Blazing Donkey public house 6 270-3 P

Ramsgate, borough police force 13 576-83 P

Ramsgate, breweries 5 663-7 P

Ramsgate, cannon 1 229-30 P

Ramsgate, Cemetery 36 5:46-48 P

Ramsgate, Charles Dickens 0 10

Ramsgate, Chatham House School 2 131

Ramsgate, Christ Church 18 751-754 P

Ramsgate, Church of SS Ethelbert and Gertrude 26 515-16

Ramsgate, Church of St Augustine 35 3:50-51 P

Ramsgate, Churchill Tavern 12 484 P

Ramsgate, Cliffsend, Viking re-enactment 26 239

Ramsgate, clock house 2 94-5 P

Ramsgate, Coke riots 2 638-9

Ramsgate, Congregational church 11 459-63 P

Ramsgate, Congregational church 7 480, 483

Ramsgate, Customs House 29 1:13 P

Ramsgate, Dame Janet School 11 536 P

Ramsgate, Dame Janet Stancomb-Wills 29 5:32-37 P, 29 6:6-7

Ramsgate, dissenters 11 410-5 P, 459-63 P, 560-5 P

Ramsgate, dry dock 3 607-14 P

Ramsgate, Duchess of Suffolk 7 737-9

Ramsgate, Dyason’s Royal Clarence Baths 7 551

Ramsgate, East Court 10 751-5 P, 29 5:34 P

Ramsgate, Eastcliff Lodge 16 735-6 P

Ramsgate, Eastcliff Lodge 2 309-11 P, 541-3 P

Ramsgate, Effingham Street 7 549, 696 L

Ramsgate, elections 8 110

Ramsgate, Ellington Park 13 706-12 P

Ramsgate, entertainers 13 102-5 P

Ramsgate, entertainers 8 23-8 P

Ramsgate, fire brigade 11 12

Ramsgate, First World War 5 331-6 P, 440 L

Ramsgate, First World War 6 715

Ramsgate, First World War, German air raids 24 502

Ramsgate, fish hawkers riots, 1839 7 572-6 P

Ramsgate, fishing industry 2 624-32 P

Ramsgate, fishing industry 7 122-30 P

Ramsgate, fishing industry 8 119 L

Ramsgate, fishing industry 9 No 1 IBC R

Ramsgate, Forwood, Stephen 31 4:34-38, 31 5:42-47

Ramsgate, gasworks 19 266 P

Ramsgate, George IV visit 2 475-8 P

Ramsgate, Granville hotel 22 294-8 P

Ramsgate, Granville hotel 23 479

Ramsgate, Harbour / Sands station 24 269 P

Ramsgate, harbour 1 268-72, 468-72 P, 598-607 P

Ramsgate, harbour 11 11, 16 P, 202-7 P, 317

Ramsgate, harbour 13 361-5 P, 580-1 P, 597 P

Ramsgate, harbour 15 357

Ramsgate, harbour 18 308 P, 310 P

Ramsgate, harbour 19 179 R

Ramsgate, harbour 2 90-101 P, 128 L, 467-478 P, 586-7

Ramsgate, harbour 29 6:21 P

Ramsgate, harbour 3 414-20 P, 607-14 P

Ramsgate, harbour 31 2:32 P

Ramsgate, harbour 7 672 P

Ramsgate, harbour 9 674 P

Ramsgate, Hereson School 13 178-82 P

Ramsgate, Hereson School 24 499-503 P, 553-6 P

Ramsgate, High Street 7 480-5 P

Ramsgate, Holy Trinity Church 7 738 P, 739

Ramsgate, Home for Smack Boys 29 6:19-20 P

Ramsgate, horse brakes 15 282-5 P

Ramsgate, hospital 18 751

Ramsgate, hovercraft 17 610-20 P

Ramsgate, Indian Chief shipwreck 8 651-6 P, 735-40 P

Ramsgate, library 25 631-2 P

Ramsgate, lifeboats 13 264, 267

Ramsgate, lifeboats 14 228 P, 230-6 P

Ramsgate, lifeboats 17 414

Ramsgate, lifeboats 19 269

Ramsgate, lifeboats 21 366-70 P

Ramsgate, lifeboats 8 651, 653, 656, 734-40 P

Ramsgate, lifeboats, at Dunkirk 25 607-12 P

Ramsgate, light house 2 90-92 P

Ramsgate, mayoralty of ABC Kempe 25 323-30 P

Ramsgate, Methodists 11 410-5 P

Ramsgate, Minster Abbey Museum 28 199

Ramsgate, Mount Albion House 14 175-9 P

Ramsgate, murder 11 737-42 P

Ramsgate, murder 13 16-20

Ramsgate, museum 29 5:35

Ramsgate, Napoleonic wars 3 305-6

Ramsgate, Navigation School 21 193-196

Ramsgate, Palace Theatre 16 168 P

Ramsgate, Paragon Baths 22 295

Ramsgate, Paragon Corner House 27 226 P, 228-230 P

Ramsgate, Passenger Yachts 9 296-304 P

Ramsgate, Pentecostalists 11 560-3 P

Ramsgate, pier 22 366-72 P

Ramsgate, pilot boats 16 473-8 P

Ramsgate, Plymouth Brethren 11 564-5 P

Ramsgate, public library 23 232 P, 236

Ramsgate, pubs and inns 2 50-55 P, 701 R

Ramsgate, pubs and inns 5 666 P

Ramsgate, pubs and inns 6 83

Ramsgate, Queen Street 7 547-50 P

Ramsgate, RAF air-sea rescue 7 747-55 P

Ramsgate, railways 2 541-8 P

Ramsgate, Rank Hovis flour mill 29 1:44-48 P

Ramsgate, rates and taxes 18 387

Ramsgate, roads 11 202-7 P

Ramsgate, Royal Charter 16 740

Ramsgate, Royal Pavilion 15 282 P

Ramsgate, royal visits, Prince of Wales 1926 11 11-12 P

Ramsgate, royal visits, Princess Victoria 8 15-19 P

Ramsgate, sailors’ church 29 6:18-23 P

Ramsgate, Salvation Army 11 560 P, 563-4

Ramsgate, San Clu / St Cloud Hotel 15 720-5 P

Ramsgate, Sand Services 24 266-72 P

Ramsgate, sands / Harbour station 20 82 P

Ramsgate, sea monster 6 512-3 P

Ramsgate, Seamen’s Infirmary 16 170 P

Ramsgate, Second World War 25 324-30 P,

Ramsgate, Second World War 29 1:44-48

Ramsgate, Second World War 30 2:11

Ramsgate, Second World War, shelters 3 530-4 P

Ramsgate, ship building 7 125, 13 363

Ramsgate, shooting incident 1888 16 167-71

Ramsgate, St Augustine’s Abbey Church 15 669-74 P

Ramsgate, St Augustine’s Church 26 510 P

Ramsgate, St Christopher’s Church 15 724

Ramsgate, St Christopher’s Church 16 483-6 P

Ramsgate, St George’s Church 1 472 P

Ramsgate, St George’s Church 13 90-6 P, 168-72 P

Ramsgate, St George’s Church 8 186 P, 376 L

Ramsgate, St George’s School 13 17

Ramsgate, St Laurence Church 13 91, 476-80 P, 708

Ramsgate, St Mark’s Church, Northwood 15 144-8 P

Ramsgate, St Mary’s Church 15 146-7

Ramsgate, St Paul’s Church 13 353-8 P

Ramsgate, St Paul’s Church 16 484, 486

Ramsgate, station 19 307-10 P

Ramsgate, steam trawlers 8 349-55 P, 431-3 P, No 9 IBC L

Ramsgate, Synagogue 16 736-7, 24 421-4 P

Ramsgate, the Grange 31 4:7 P

Ramsgate, Townley House 23 272 P

Ramsgate, train crash 1891 19 307-10 P, No 7 IBC L, No 9 IBC L

Ramsgate, tram accident 2 156-61 P

Ramsgate, tramways 22 247 R

Ramsgate, Trinity Church 14 176 P

Ramsgate, Troopers Concert Party 25 329-30 P

Ramsgate, tugs 10 783-9 P

Ramsgate, tugs 11 15-20 P

Ramsgate, tunnels 29 1:44-48 P

Ramsgate, tunnels as shelters 19 269-70 P

Ramsgate, underground railway 7 302-8 P

Ramsgate, Unitarians 11 463

Ramsgate, Van Gogh at 12 481-6 P

Ramsgate, Vegetarian Society 32 5:5

Ramsgate, Vincent van Gogh 27 226-230

Ramsgate, Vye’s grocers 19 266 P

Ramsgate, windmills 2 344 P, 345-8 P

Ramsgate, Winterstoke Gardens 29 5:36 P

Randall, Miss DM 24 733-41

Ranger’s House, Greenwich 30 4:40-45 P

Rank Hovis flour mill, Stansted 29 1:44-48 P

Ransley family, Aldington 19 407

Ransley, George 11 593-4

Ransley, George 24 676

Ransley, James and William 17 239

Ransley, James and William 30 2:13

Raphael, Sir Herbert Henry 10 413-6 P

Rat and sparrow clubs 3 115-7

Rat and sparrow clubs 6 521

Rattray, George, builder 18 509

Raven, Rev Walter 36 4:37-39

Ravensbourne, coal sidings 18 207

Ravensbourne, river 22 187-94 P

Ravensbourne, stream 18 234

Ravensbourne, stream 19 637, 715

Raw, Reuben and Edith 16 628

Raybel 18 412 P

Rayner, Christine (author) 34 5:11 R

Rayner, Corporal James 1 450-2

Rayner, Stephen (editor) 34 5:11 R

Read, John 29 3:20

Read, John, inventor 3 51

Reade, Joseph Bancroft 24 391

Reade, Joseph Bancroft 32 2:12

Reade, Mary 29 2:29

Reade, Rev JB 10 171-7 P

Reader, Alfred, and Company, cricket ball manufacturers 6 453-6 P

Reading material, 1914-18 23 433-8

Reading rooms 23 161

Reading, John 19 322-6

Reason, John, hop-grower 12 371-3

Rebellion, 1450 23 149-55 P

Rechabites 2 217

Recipes, old Kentish 13 621-3 P

Recipes, old Kentish 7 107-8

Recreation, Maidstone, 16th and 17th century 3 535-7 P

Rector’s daughter’s duties 15 500-4

Reculver 11 127, 129, 444

Reculver 13 400 P

Reculver 21 8 P

Reculver 23 677

Reculver 24 17-18

Reculver, Abbey 2 444

Reculver, Black Rock legend 7 601-4 P

Reculver, bouncing bomb trials 15 125

Reculver, Brook Farm 15 238 P

Reculver, Chez Laurie 27 249 P

Reculver, church 11 520

Reculver, church 15 234 P

Reculver, church 16 67 P, 323-4 P

Reculver, church 21 238, 390-4 P

Reculver, church 22 164 P

Reculver, church 25 146-7, 388 P, 390 P

Reculver, church 3 498-501 P

Reculver, church 8 170 P, 172 P

Reculver, coastguard station 16 327-8 P

Reculver, Faliere family 26 587-91

Reculver, Hermitage 16 369

Reculver, Inn 16 324-8 P

Reculver, Keat Farm, Hillborough 25 389-92 P

Reculver, mint 16 67-8 P

Reculver, parochial problems 15 237-9

Reculver, poor relief 8 170-5 P

Reculver, Roman fort 3 218, 223 P

Reculver, smuggling 22 165

Reculver, St Mary’s Church 26 587-91 P

Reculver, unexploded bomb 30 1:7 P

Reculver, vicarage 8 174 P, 16 324-8 P

Reculver, wayside cross 21 44 P

Red Cross 17 626

Red Cross, ambulance 1916 19 No 5 FC P

Red Dean, Dr Hewlett Johnson 17 105-6

Red Dean, Dr Hewlett Johnson 6 177-81 P

Red Flag Act 18 590

Red Rover 14 565

Red Sands Towers 31 4:30-33 P

Redanies, Dedea, murderer 14 29-34 P

Redcar Services Ltd 14 143-8 P

Redding, Noel 37 4:19-22

Red House, Bexleyheath 36 3:18-21 P

Rede, Elizabeth 12 96-7

Redford, June 27 7-9

Redwell 12 411-4

Reed Barn School, Wingham 30 5:50-51 P

Reed Paper Group (Albert E Reed and Company) 15 256 P, 259

Reed Paper Group (Albert E Reed and Company) 19 453-4 P

Reed Paper Group (Albert E Reed and Company) 20 251-5 P, 571-6 P

Reed, Albert Edwin 27 256-257

Reed, Ronnie 35 2:8

Reed, WH (Billy) 22 348-9

Reed’s paper mill, New Hythe 35 3:31-34

Rees, Fred 24 202 P

Reeve, Adam Thomas 17 321

Reeve, John 17 83-4

Reeve, Thomas Dalby 36 4:28

Reeve, Thomas, newspaper proprietor 18 465-466

Reeves, Bob 24 211-2

Reeves, John 21 374-5 L

Reffells Bexley Brewery 14 95

Reform Act, Great 36 6:16-17

Reform Act, Third 36 2:31

Reform Act, Third 36 6:16

Reform Ad 14 587-9

Reform, lugger 2 595-7 P

Reformatory ship 23 598-603 P

Refugees 12 123

Refugees 13 335-7

Refugees 18 367-371 P

Refugees 19 251

Refugees 22 158 P, 160

Refugees 6 685-90 P

Regal cinema, Bexleyheath 31 3:51 P

Regal cinema, Cranbrook 30 6:37 P

Regal cinema, Lydd 30 6:35

Regent, steamboat 35 2:23

Regiment, 45th 3 754-60 P

Regional foods, National Trust 32 6:9

Regium Donum 18 156

Regulbium 16 66-9, No 4 IBC L

Regulbium 24 17

Reid, Edmund 36 1:4-6 P

Relf, William and Mabel 14 529-32 P

Reliance, Margate 1803 6 315-6

Religious persecution, Maidstone 34 5:12-19

Relph, Harry 17 69-70 P

REME / Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers 17 541-2

Remington, George, engineer 20 214

Rendezvous hotel, Margate 34 6:7

Rennie, John 21 90-91 P

Rennie, John, Sr and Jr, engineers 19 234-7, 404

Rennie, John, Sr and Jr, engineers 2 93-101

Renou, Captain Adrian 12 225

Rentcharge 24 509

Repton, George 31 2:41

Repulse 17 587

Requisitioning 12 396, 398, 409

Requisitioning 17 526

Requisitioning 22 403

Research resources 23 564 R

Resolution 5 383

Restoration of Charles II, celebrations 13 21-4 P

Resurrectionists 15 287-90 P, 752

Resurrectionists 19 99

Resurrectionists 22 106

Resuscitator, Aylesford 3 50-1 P

Rex cinema, Borough Green 30 6:35

Reynolds, Archbishop 11 362, 363

Reynolds, George WM 6 275-83 P

Rhee Wall, New Romney 34 1:20 P

Rhin (Napoleonic frigate) 36 1:44-46 P

Rhodes, Cecil 32 1:48-50

Rhys, Jean 30 5:26-29

Riba southeast award 2013 34 3:8

Ricalton, Flying Officer Alan 35 4:11 P

Richard III 34 2:3

Richard Montgomery, wreck 10 477-8 P

Richard Montgomery, wreck 15 642

Richard Montgomery, wreck 17 302, 564 R

Richard Montgomery, wreck 18 560-566 P

Richard Montgomery, wreck 29 3:11, 29 4:9, 29 6:11

Richard Plantagenet 25 435

Richards, Ben 15 436-7 P

Richards, Frank 22 619-25 P

Richards, Jac 32 4:20-23

Richards, James 16 250-7 P

Richards, Pernille 34 4:8

Richardson family, Beltinge 5 347-51 P

Richardson, Alan William 16 167-71

Richardson, Ryder 21 251

Richborough 10 134-8 P, 148, 390

Richborough 19 365-71 P, No 7 IBC L, 632

Richborough 20 312 R

Richborough 23 677

Richborough, castle 11 442-7 P

Richborough, castle 27 193 P

Richborough, First World War 15 63, 330-2

Richborough, First World War 3 183-5, 298

Richborough, King Arthur 32 1:41-42

Richborough, power station 24 588-9 P

Richborough, power station 28 60-64 P

Richborough, refugees from Nazis 22 158 P, 160

Richborough, Roman fort 29 6:7 P

Richborough, Roman fort 3 219-20 P

Richborough, Roman road 17 276-7 P

Richborough, train ferry 2 590-4 P

Richborough, train ferry 24 397-401 P

Richmond, Nathaniel 36 2:32

Richthofen, Manfred von 4 44-47 P

Ricketts, Dr TF 17 48 P, 50

Ricketts, Emily 23 288

Riddel posts 22 590

Ridge family 14 No 10 IBC L

Ridge Farm, Lamberhurst 24 209-13 P

Ridgewell family 6 375 L

Ridham Dock, near Sittingbourne 23 743-4

Ridham Dock, near Sittingbourne 24 707-9

Riding officers 13 173-7 P

Riding officers 20 561-5 P

Ridley, rector of 11 No 1 IBC R

Ridley, Rector of, School 12 11

Ridsdale, Father Arthur 26 431

Rifle Brigade, 95th Regiment 23 294-9 P

Rifles, 60th Royal 36 1:6-7

Rigden sisters, Elham 36 2:38-39

Rigden, Imogen 30 4:14

Rigden, Jack 15 283-5

Rigden, William and John 16 593-4

Rigdens’ Brewery, Faversham 14 186 P, 188

Rigdens’ Brewery, Faversham 23 166-8 P

Rigg, Ronald 31 3:34

Riley, Bill and George 18 23, 24 P

Ringlemere Gold Cup 27 314 P

Ringlestone Farm 19 437-40 P

Ringlestone Inn 20 2-6 P

Ringlestone, near Hollingbourne 34 6:25

Ringwould 3 574 R

Ringwould, curfew 23 410

Ringwould, school 21 251

Ripper, Jack the 36 1:4-6

Ripple, Baptist Mission 3 568 P

Ripple, St Mary’s Church misericord 25 95 P

Ripple, windmill 1 744 P, 748

Ritz cinema, Birchington 30 6:35

Ritz Cinema, Chatham 36 4:32-35 P

Ritz cinema, Hythe 30 6:37 P

Ritz cinema, Sheerness 30 6:37

Ritz cinema, Tonbridge 30 6:38

River ambulance service 17 255-61 P, 621-31 P

River hospitals 15 585-9 P

River hospitals 22 503 R See also under Long Reach

River inspection 10 122-8 P

River inspection 11 337-41 P, 464-9 P

River inspection 13 65-72 P

River inspection 9 750-5 P

River police 17 146-7P

River Thames, South Bank 18 117 R

River tours, Canterbury 34 3:28-33 P

River, bus terminus, Second World War 12 131

River, village near Dover 11 567 R

River, village near Dover 12 59

Riverhead 21 466-7 P

Riverhead 6 176, 597, 602 P

Riverhead, Amherst family 1 473-4, 8 311-12 P

Riverhead, church 9 241 P

Riverhead, follies 22 473

Riveter’s work 18 655-661 P

Rix’s asylum 18 99-104 P, 162-168 P

Roach Smith, Charles 36 3:38-40

Roach Smith, Charles 36 5:31

Road construction 23 643

Road haulage 17 566 R

Road names 37 1:4-5

Road rolling 24 166-9 P, 304-11 P, No 8 IBC L, P

Road surfacing 37 4:16-22

Road-making 20 306-7

Roads 10 766-7

Roads, A25 7 423-5

Roads, Ramsgate 11 202-7 P

Roads, safety 22 643

Roads, Sheppey 10 407-12 P

Roads, white lines 16 387

Roadside, Whitfield 18 9-13 P

Robarts, Abraham William 18 577-582, 679-683

Robert and Jane, hoy 19 40 P

Roberts family, of Combe Farm, Greenwich 26 444-48 P

Roberts, Bob 35 3:39-41

Roberts, Derek 37 1:24-25

Roberts, Jack 17 403

Roberts, John and Jack Harford 23 24-7 P

Roberts, Lieut William 37 1: 12

Roberts, William and Harriet 37 5:46-48

Robertsbridge Abbey 25 51, 53, 55

Robinson, Edward ‘hero of Blackheath’ 26 695-96

Robinson, Henry Peach, photographer 20 263-4

Robinson, James 16 227-9

Robinson, John 37 3:35

Robinson, John William, murderer 12 613-6

Robinson, Mathew, 2nd Baron Rokeby, eccentric 23 41-2 P

Robinson, PC Edward 23 43-50 P

Robinson, Reuben 14 555

Robinson, Rev George Wharton 36 6:41-43 P

Robinson, Robert 36 3:54

Robson, Elsie (‘Ma’) 15 722-5 P

Robson’s ammunition works 19 24-8 P

Rochester / Hero 22 721-30 P

Rochester 2 751-4P, 5 631 R

Rochester Bridge 1 583, 608 P

Rochester Bridge 11 107 P, 274 P

Rochester Bridge 13 72

Rochester Bridge 15 645-51 P

Rochester Bridge 16 460 P

Rochester Bridge 17 229, 567 R

Rochester Bridge 2 514-8 P

Rochester Bridge 21 95

Rochester Bridge 30 5:32 P

Rochester Bridge 35 2:6-7 P

Rochester Bridge 35 5:6 P

Rochester Bridge Trust 35 2:7

Rochester Bridge Trust 35 3:12

Rochester Bridge Trust 35 3:4

Rochester Bridge Trust 36 6:45-47 P

Rochester Bridge Trust archive manuscripts 34 5:8

Rochester Bridge Trust, grants 32 2:9, 32 4:9, 32 5:10

Rochester Castle 1 356, 8 533-6 P, No 10 IBC L

Rochester Castle 10 125, 468-72 P

Rochester Castle 11 274 P, 350, 575,

Rochester Castle 18 722-724 P

Rochester Castle 23 152 P, 153-4

Rochester Castle 26 304 P

Rochester Castle 31 3:32 P

Rochester Castle 9 561

Rochester Castle, keeper’s duties 16 23-8 P

Rochester Castle, lodge 16 23-8 P

Rochester Cathedral 10 304-11 P, 466 P, 469, 472

Rochester Cathedral 11 555

Rochester Cathedral 24 718 P

Rochester Cathedral 35 6:10

Rochester Cathedral 6 475-7 P, 7 35-8 P

Rochester Cathedral, carvings 22 240-1 P, 548-9 P

Rochester Cathedral, English Heritage grant 29 2:8 P

Rochester Cathedral, hidden treasures, Fresh Expressions Project 32 6:6

Rochester Cathedral, monuments 24 84-5 P

Rochester Cathedral, Royal Engineers memorial tablet 26 460 P, 462

Rochester Cathedral, wall 31 4:6 P

Rochester Guildhall 8 132 P

Rochester Mathematical School 37 4:20-23 P

Rochester, Acorn Wharf and Acorn House 26 453

Rochester, Acorn Wharf coach park 25 155

Rochester, Air raid (1941) 37 3:20-21 P

Rochester, airport 1 58-9 P

Rochester, airport 2 287

Rochester, airport 5 652-62 P

Rochester, airport 7 175-83 P, 321 P, 323 P

Rochester, Anne of Cleves 34 1:28-29

Rochester, Baptist Church 10 54 P

Rochester, bargemen’s strike 11 104-10 P

Rochester, barges 16 118 R

Rochester, Bath Hard 3 104-8 P

Rochester, Battle of Britain 1 520-4 P

Rochester, Belsey Hall 36 6:20-21 P

Rochester, Blue Boar Inn 5 29, 30-1 P, 36

Rochester, breweries 23 706-7 P

Rochester, Bridge Trust 26 440 R

Rochester, Bridge Trust 37 2:11

Rochester, Bridge Trust 37 5:9

Rochester, Bull Hotel 35 3:18

Rochester, Bull Inn 2 199, 3 277

Rochester, Cathedral 35 5:16-17 P R

Rochester, Cathedral 37 2:8-9

Rochester, Cathedral archaeology 36 3:10-11

Rochester, Cathedral, Heritage Lottery Fund 34 2:6 P

Rochester, Cathedral, Textus Roffensis 36 6:6

Rochester, Chatham House 18 64 P

Rochester, Cinemas 5 235, 238

Rochester, city archives 30 2:7

Rochester, city walls 10 141-9 P, 466-72 P

Rochester, city walls 26 522 P

Rochester, Common 26 449-53 P, 520-25 P

Rochester, Co-op 7 719

Rochester, Coopers Arms 34 6:42

Rochester, Corn Exchange 35 3:26 P

Rochester, Corn Exchange 8 132 P

Rochester, Corporation Street 26 520-23 P

Rochester, Dean Hole’s garden 30 6:28 P

Rochester, Delce mill 17 381 P

Rochester, Dickens 0 9, 13, 2 496-7

Rochester, Dickens Centre 1 62-4 P

Rochester, Dickens Fellowship 24 319-24 P

Rochester, Duke’s Head 25 480 P

Rochester, Dunbar, Evelyn 37 6:24-31 P

Rochester, Eastgate House 29 5:31 P

Rochester, Eastgate House 34 4:9

Rochester, elections 11 273-6 P

Rochester, elections 13 659-61

Rochester, elections 8 109

Rochester, Featherstone’s 18 58-66 P

Rochester, fire marks 17 559-64 P

Rochester, fire pump (1740) 36 3:5

Rochester, First World War tank 16 25

Rochester, Floods of 1897 and 1928 26 524 P

Rochester, flying boats 16 25-6

Rochester, Foord’s Almshouses 37 2:8-9 P

Rochester, ghosts 34 6:40-43

Rochester, heritage trail 28 168-173

Rochester, historical pageant 17 378-9 P

Rochester, historical pageant 1931 2 386-92 P

Rochester, historical pageant 30 4:17

Rochester, historical pageant and industrial week 31 3:32-39 P

Rochester, historical pageant of 1931 23 582-4 P, 586 P, 588 P

Rochester, industrial exhibition 31 3:32-39 P

Rochester, James II at 29 6:30

Rochester, jousting 9 433-7 P

Rochester, King’s Head hotel 6 81, 11 275

Rochester, King’s School 22 424

Rochester, King’s School 36 6:38

Rochester, Long Store House 26 449-50 P

Rochester, May Day celebrations 13 224-32 P

Rochester, monasteries 2 444-5

Rochester, Odeon cinema 30 6:37

Rochester, Oyster and Floating Fishery 26 724

Rochester, oyster fisheries 2 617

Rochester, Peasants’ Revolt 9 561

Rochester, Pobjoy factory 35 3:10 P

Rochester, politics, 19th century 8 129-34

Rochester, port of 11 107, 337, 465

Rochester, public library 23 228-9 P

Rochester, Queen Charlotte pub 36 6:15

Rochester, Queen Charlotte pub 37 6:8-11 P

Rochester, railway stations 26 523-25

Rochester, Restoration House 13 24, 756-7

Rochester, Restoration House 8 485-8 P

Rochester, river police 2 615-20 P

Rochester, Rochester Bridge Trust archive, manuscripts 34 5:8

Rochester, Rochester Castle 34 6:41 P 34 6:32-33 P

Rochester, Roman roads 17 277-81 P

Rochester, Samuel Pepys 31 6:29

Rochester, Satis House 31 3:35 P

Rochester, Satis House 34 2:48

Rochester, Satis House 8 486-8 P

Rochester, Short Brothers 21 239-242 P

Rochester, Short Brothers 31 4:50-51

Rochester, Short Brothers 37 2:6-7 P

Rochester, Short Brothers 37 3:6

Rochester, Shorts aeroplanes 26 294

Rochester, smuggling 1 71

Rochester, society in 1830s 36 5:40-43

Rochester, spies 1914 9 173-5

Rochester, St Andrew’s Church 1 93

Rochester, St Andrew’s Priory 37 4:4-5

Rochester, St Bartholomew’s Hospital 19 No 4 IBC L

Rochester, St Bartholomew’s Hospital 37 4:4-5 P

Rochester, St Bartholomew’s Hospital folly 22 132, 134 P

Rochester, St Clement’s Church 10 148, 26 450, 452 P

Rochester, St Margaret’s Cemetery 10 3

Rochester, Star Hill mill 36 6:19-21 P

Rochester, Textus Roffensius 28 247

Rochester, Textus Roffensius 32 6:6 P

Rochester, theatre 1 684-5, 2 201 P

Rochester, town council campaign 36 6:8-9 P

Rochester, Town Quay 26 451-52 P

Rochester, trams 1 273-5 P

Rochester, Watts Charity 1 681-2

Rochester, Watts Charity 10 613

Rochester, Watts Charity 3 83-4 P

Rochester, Watts, Richard 37 5:15 P

Rochester, workhouses 8 442-5 P

Rock House, Chipstead 27 332 P

Rodbourne, Albert 30 2:34-37 P

Rodbourne, Albert and Frank 35 1:42-47 P

Rodin’s The Kiss, at the Turner Contemporary 32 5:10 P

Rodmersham Roman villa 36 1:9

Rogationtide 29 3:46-48 P

Rogers, Esther Clarissa 34 6:14-15

Rogers, John 17 491

Rogers, Richard Brunswick 37 5:47

Roget, John Lewis 30 3:23

Rogues and vagabonds 11 627-31 P

Roi, Victor 35 6:45

Roithamus, King 19 370

Rokeby, Lord Mathew 23 41-2 P

Rolfe, Frederick 21 223-228

Rolfe, John 34 5:26-27 P

Rolff, Thomas 26 242-5

Roller / rink hockey 14 307 R

Roller / rink hockey 20 183 R

Rolls, Charles Stewart 2 289-291

Rolls, Charles Stewart 31 6:14-20 P

Rolls, Charles Stewart 35 6:49-53

Rolls, Charles Stewart 5 97-100 P, 183 L

Rolls, Hon Chares 36 4:53-55 P

Rolls-Royce 31 6:16

Rolls-Royce 36 4:52-55 P

Rolvenden Layne, Methodism 14 134-6 P

Rolvenden, Great Maytham Hall 37 5:26-33 P

Rolvenden, Hole Park 32 3:PFC

Rolvenden, Jacob’s Well 18 430-431 P

Roman camps 23 111

Roman Catholics 24 722-3

Roman coins 27 314

Roman excavation, 2011, East Farleigh 32 6:8 P

Roman invasion, 43 AD 23 111-16 P

Roman pottery 24 293

Roman pottery 25 587-8

Roman Theatre, Castle Street, Canterbury 32 3:7, 32 5:19 P

Roman villa at Rodmersham 36 1:9

Romanies 30 3:10-11

Romanies, Hoo 31 2:20-27

Romans 1 254 R, 373, 5 248-9 R

Romans, altars 21 14-18 P

Romans, bridges 15 645-51 P

Romans, Canterbury 17 369-70 P

Romans, cement 11 293-8 P

Romans, cement 14 197

Romans, cemetery, Ospringe 16 432 P

Romans, coins 16 67-8 P, 99

Romans, coins 19 367, 369, 370

Romans, Dover 0 15

Romans, early churches 1 91-4

Romans, Edenbridge 1 105

Romans, finds 17 348-9 P

Romans, fortifications 10 144-7 P

Romans, fortifications 3 218-23 P

Romans, invasion 54 BC 7 465-7 P

Romans, Isle of Thanet 0 29-31 P

Romans, Lullingstone 1 166-8 P

Romans, Lympne 19 261-5 P

Romans, place names 1 373-4

Romans, Ramsgate 1 469

Romans, remains 21 279-82, 336

Romans, roads 17 276-81 P

Romans, roads 21 43, 55 R

Romans, Rochester 10 144-7

Romans, Thanet 1 155

Romany caravan, Pines Garden, St Margaret’s, Dover 26 500 P

Romary biscuit factory 37 1:34

Romden, castle, Smarden 30 2:30

Romilly, Colonel Fred 35 5:28

Romney Castle 31 4:46 P

Romney Marsh 10 179, 181, 695, 707

Romney Marsh 11 114

Romney Marsh 12 607

Romney Marsh 13 359, 541, 689

Romney Marsh 14 37

Romney Marsh 15 No 11 IBC R

Romney Marsh 16 151-5 P, 173

Romney Marsh 17 696 R

Romney Marsh 22 567 R

Romney Marsh 26 401-409 P

Romney Marsh 6 308 R, 309 R

Romney Marsh, aircraft landing 1921 5 414-6 P

Romney Marsh, charabanc crash 36 6:48-51 P

Romney Marsh, charters 17 514-22 P

Romney Marsh, churches 12 759 R

Romney Marsh, churches 6 440 R

Romney Marsh, Doctor Syn 19 403-9

Romney Marsh, Doctor Syn 29 6:38-40 P

Romney Marsh, drainage 17 514-22 P

Romney Marsh, follies 22 477

Romney Marsh, lifeboats 7 246-7 R

Romney Marsh, lost villages 3 706-11 P

Romney Marsh, opium eating 1 644 L

Romney Marsh, pillaging wrecks 24 677-9 P

Romney Marsh, policing 19 404

Romney Marsh, poor relief 24 674-5

Romney Marsh, Second World War 20 757 R

Romney Marsh, sheep farming 1 387-95 P

Romney Marsh, sheep farming 31 5:12 R

Romney Marsh, smuggling 1 19-21, 389-92, 707-8 R

Romney Marsh, smuggling 10 273

Romney Marsh, smuggling 11 494-9 P, 592-7 P

Romney Marsh, smuggling 24 675-7

Romney Marsh, smuggling 8 205

Romney, 1st Earl of 37 5:17

Romney, Charles, Earl of 6 107

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 1 342-5 P

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 10 640, 695

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 12 378-388 P, 568

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 2 227, 228 P

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 20 376 R, 646

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 27 27-28, 154

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 35 4:30-31 P

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 37 3:45

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 8 439 R

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway, 80th anniversary 28 200-203 P

Romney, King Arthur 32 1:42

Romney, Midley, lost village of 31 4:45 P

Rook, Rev Henry John 19 476-7 P

Rooking 18 636

Rooks Hill, Underriver 34 2:20-21 P

Roosevelt, Franklin and Eleanor 35 2:44

Roosevelt, President Theodore 35 1:34

Rooswijk, Goodwin Sands 30 2:38-42 P

Root and Clarke, engineers 12 238-44 P

Rootes, Andrew 37 6:4-5 P

Rootes, motor manufacturers, 7 570-7 P, 640-6 P

Rootes, William 35 1:35 P

Roots, Edward 1 71-4

Rope-making 16 46-8, 51 P

Rope-making 24 123-8 P

Roper family 11 619-21, 696

Roper Gate, Canterbury 34 4:35 P

Roper Street Church of England Primary School, Eltham 29 5:43-45

Roper, Christopher and William 24 130 P, 134

Roper, Lieutenant Percy 3 23-8 P, 767 L

Roper, Margaret 34 4:20-21 P

Roper, William 30 2:13

Roper, William 34 4:21

Ropermaker’s Arms, Maidstone 30 5:26-29

Rosa & Ada 23 649-51

Rosa & Ada 24 55 L

Rosco, James 32 5:20

Rose Marie 22 269, 273-5 P

Rose, brigantine 10 91-6 P

Rose, Robert, robber 18 525-528

Rose, Thomas 25 623

Rosehill Preparatory School 19 288

Rosetti, Dante Gabriel, Epitaph, Birchington 32 3:31

Rosher, Edward 25 291, 294

Rosher, Jeremiah 5 521

Rosherville 21 93-97 P, 99 P

Rosherville 25 291-4 P

Rosherville Gardens, Gravesend 17 68-73 P

Rosme 24 191

Ross, Captain Charles Cornwallis, epitaph 1 312

Ross, James Davison 26 244 P, 247

Ross, Martin 37 6:23

Ross, Private William 22 163

Ross, Sergeant Robert 18 610

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel 16 163-6 P

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel 18 293

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel 3 146 P

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel 36 3:19-21

Rossetti, William Michael 35 2:37

Rostron, Arthur Henry 37 2:17

Rothbury Hall, arts project 19 389

Rothenstein, Sir William 37 6:31

Rother Levels 21 No 8 IBC R

Rother Valley Railway 15 184 R

Rother, River 34 1:16

Rotherhithe, lock-up 19 98-9 P

Rotherhithe, wharves 17 622-7 P

Rough Guide, Margate 34 4:7

Rough stuff 20 235

Rough stuff 21 28, 627

Round Down Cliff 20 72

Rouse, Mr R 18 263-265

Rouse, Stephen 22 543-5, 613

Rouse, Stephen, diarist 11 579-85 P

Rouse, Stephen, diarist 12 No 1 IBC L, No 4 IBC L

Rouse, Stephen, diarist 20 543-4

Roving, archery 25 238

Rowden, John 23 673

Rowe, Arthur Walton, fossil-hunter 19 663-6 P

Rowe, Ernest Arthur 30 6:28-31 P

Rowland family, bakers 21 698-704 P

Rowlandson, Thomas 34 5:23

Rowlandson, Thomas 36 5:16-17 P

Rowling 27 334-339

Rowling, Jane Austen 28 77

Rowling, Jane Austen 3 301-8 P

Rowton, Frederick 20 733-5

Roxburgh (New Zealand) 37 5:48-51 P

Royal Adelaide, figurehead 8 570-2 P

Royal Aero Club 35 6:49-51

Royal Aeronautical Society 1 59

Royal Air Force 11 99, 483-93 P

Royal Air Force, air-sea rescue launches 7 747-55 P

Royal Albert Dock 14 9

Royal Albion hotel, Broadstairs 30 1:27-28 P

Royal Army Service Corps 22 530-2 P

Royal Arsenal Co-operative Society 20 461

Royal Arsenal, Woolwich 23 416-22 P

Royal Astronomical Society 10 171

Royal Auxiliary Air Force 2 299-302 P

Royal Auxiliary Air Force 3 510-11 R

Royal cinema, Faversham 29 1:11

Royal cinema, Rainham 30 6:35

Royal Daffodil 12 245

Royal Daffodil 17 152-60 P, No 5 BC L, P

Royal Daffodil 19 737, 739, 744

Royal Eagle 13 122-9 P, 25 719 P

Royal East Kent Yeomanry 5 203 P

Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers 17 541-2

Royal Engineers 11 339

Royal Engineers 12 385-387

Royal Engineers 15 No 8 IBC R

Royal Engineers 19 311 R

Royal Engineers 2 160-4 P, 514-8 P

Royal Engineers 20 312 R

Royal Engineers 36 6:5

Royal Engineers 5 481-2 P

Royal Engineers 6 759 R

Royal Engineers 7 634-9 P

Royal Engineers, ballooning 1 376-80 P

Royal Engineers, ballooning 8 48

Royal Engineers, Brompton 3 23-8 P, 277, 767 L

Royal Engineers, Brompton 31 4:24-29

Royal Engineers, Colonel Frederick Brine 8 48

Royal Engineers, Harbledown First World War Memorial 32 6:24

Royal Engineers, Hythe 1 657-61 P

Royal Engineers, library 1 157-60 P

Royal Engineers, McCudden, James 1 241

Royal Engineers, museum 26 478

Royal Engineers, museum 5 367

Royal Engineers, museum 7 624-5 P

Royal Engineers, Southborough 23 440 R

Royal Engineers, St Mary’s Barracks, Chatham 1 377-80

Royal Engineers, steam engines 26 261

Royal Flying Corps 1 243

Royal Flying Corps 14 300-303 P

Royal Flying Corps 24 135-41 P

Royal Flying Corps 26 4-8 P

Royal George 8 378-80 P, 383

Royal Gunpowder Factory 19 206

Royal Hotel, Deal 31 3:6

Royal Hotel, Deal 32 4:10 P

Royal Hotel, Margate 34 5:24-25

Royal Humane Society 19 625-7 P

Royal Kentish Bowmen 25 231-6 P

Royal Mail Steam Packet Company 17 438

Royal Marines 25 219-20 P

Royal Marines 5 No 10 IBC L

Royal Marines, Chatham Barracks 11 608-15 P

Royal Marines, Chatham Barracks 14 616-21 P

Royal Marines, Deal 1 336-41 P

Royal Marines, Deal 15 408 P, 427-31 P

Royal Marines, Deal 21 254

Royal Marines, Deal 22 630 P

Royal Marines, Deal 9 320-4 P

Royal Marines, pay 15 565

Royal Marines, police 17 211-4 P

Royal Marines, police 25 683, 687, 690-1

Royal Marines, railway guns 3 682-8 P, 749-53 P

Royal Marines, Second World War 3 514-20 P

Royal Marines, uniform 15 427

Royal Military Academy 15 686-7 P, 689

Royal Military Canal 1 657-9

Royal Military Canal 10 197, 312 R, 635, 707, 710

Royal Military Canal 11 594, 686

Royal Military Canal 16 445

Royal Military Canal 27 150-155 P, 238-243 P

Royal Military Canal 32 1:11 R

Royal Military Canal 5 39-42 P

Royal Military Canal 7 91

Royal Military Canal 8 683-4 P, 687 P

Royal National Mission to Deep-Sea Fishermen 12 201, 203

Royal National Mission to Deep-Sea Fishermen 14 162

Royal Naval Air Service 10 567

Royal Naval Armaments Depot 17 297-9, 301-2

Royal Naval Armaments Depot 21 385

Royal Naval School, Deptford 19 717

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 13 565

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 14 229, 538

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 20 127

Royal Observer Corps 19 462-3 P

Royal Prince 2 579

Royal Progresses 14 649

Royal School for the Deaf 11 14, 259

Royal Sovereign 16 524-7 P, 571-3 P, 578

Royal Sovereign 19 739, 745, 747

Royal St George’s Golf Club 23 552-4 P

Royal Sussex Regiment 26 185 L

Royal Tank Corps 16 446-7 P

Royal tombs 9 71-3 P

Royal Tonbridge Wells Brewing Company 31 3:8 P

Royal visits, Canterbury 23 715-22

Royal visits, Duke of Kent, Crayford, 1936 25 672-4 P

Royal visits, Elizabeth I to Sandwich 1 552-5 P

Royal visits, George IV to Ramsgate 2 95, 475-8

Royal visits, James II to Faversham 8 459-63 P

Royal visits, Russell, Dr Richard 25 3, 10

Royal visits, Victoria, to Fort Pitt, Chatham 1 211-4 P

Royal visits, Victoria, to Ramsgate 2 99

Royal visits, Victoria, to Ramsgate 8 15-19

Royal Welch Fusiliers 22 442-5 P

Royal West Kent Regiment 17 203

Royal West Kent Regiment, Harbledown First World War Memorial 32 6:22-25 P

Royal, Ernest 37 1:12 P

Royalist 22 106, 112

Royce, Sir Henry 36 4:52-55 P

Ruckinge, Blue Anchor 11 592 P

Rudland, Peter, footballer 14 546

Rug-weaving 18 2 P

Rumsey, Thomas 12 709-10

Runaways 14 149-55

Runcie, Archbishop Robert 15 147 P

Rupert Bear 12 189-91 P

Rural childhood 16 306-9 P, 365-8 P

Rural Rides, William Cobbett 32 2:44-50

Rush and Tompkins 23 9-11 P

Rushey Green 22 193

Ruskin, John 37 3:10-14

Russell, Dr Richard 12 45

Russell, George Sr and Jr 17 461-4, 662-3

Russell, Henry 12 227

Russell, James Scott, engineer 18 473

Russell, John, brewer 3 678

Rusthall 15 254 P

Rusthall Football Club 14 419-21 P

Rusthall Lodge 18 192-195 P

Rusthall Lodge Housing Association 18 195

Rusthall, Morning Star public house 7 532 P

Rutter, Harold 15 396-7

Rutubi Portus / Richborough 19 371

Rutupiae / Richborough 19 365-71 P

Ruxley Hundred, lock-ups 19 103-5

Ruxton, Captain John Henry Hay, chief constable 10 No 1 Index 8

Ruxton, Captain John Henry Hay, chief constable 15 481, 484-5, 507

Rycaut, Sir Peter 11 195-8

Ryder, Frank 37 3:20

Rye regatta 5 439 L

Rye, First World War airfield 7 417