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Romney Marsh

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Canal Barge

  1. What's the difference between a canal and a river?
  2. What used to be transported on canal barges?
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Some vocabulary notes

  1. Above / below sea level
  2. A lot of the Romney Marsh is below sea level but not under the sea
  3. Tide goes in and out
  4. St (Saint) St (Street)
  5. abbreviate / abbreviation / acronym
  6. If you abbreviate something, especially a word or a piece of writing, you make it shorter.

    He abbreviated his first name to Alec.

    An acronym is a word composed of the first letters of the words in a phrase, especially when this is used as a name. An example of an acronym is 'NATO', which is made up of the first letters of the 'North Atlantic Treaty Organization'. ASAP = As soon as possible

  7. Cod cluttered

1 Speaking

Look at the map and ask questions.
  • Where is .... ?
  • What is .... ?
  • What do you VERB .....?
  • When ....?
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2 Reading

Romney Marsh The Fifth Continent is known for its natural beauty, the diversity of its habitats, rich history, extensive coastline and its sheep.
With much to see and do, excellent accommodation, outstanding attractions, fine food and drink, varied walking routes and many sandy beaches, Romney Marsh is an ideal place to visit, explore and enjoy.

Only on Romney Marsh

You will only find these on Romney Marsh
  1. The World's Smallest Public Railway
  2. Three Types of Sound Mirrors
  3. The Largest Shingle Foreland in Britain
  4. A Martello Tower as it was in Napoleonic times
  5. Fourteen Medieval Churches
  6. Emerald Moth
  7. The best known Sheep in the world’
Dymchurch has one of the finest sandy beaches in Kent. You can now view realtime pictures streamed from Dymchurch beach. The beachcam provides live information on the tide for fisherman and others wishing to use the beach for leisure. You can check the tides, see the weather in real time, watch the seagulls and view spectacular sunrises.
The Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway has ninty years of heritage set against the backdrop of some of Kent’s most picturesque countryside. This makes a journey on the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway a totally unique experience.
The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway is proud to operate the most complete collection of one third full size Steam Locomotives in the world, running on tracks just 15 inches apart. 13½ miles of track stretch across the picturesque Romney Marsh from the Cinque Port town of Hythe to Dungeness; one of the largest expanses of shingle in the world & designated as a National Nature Reserve.
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