Location of a recruiting rally with lanternslide lecture, 25th September 1914.
Site of a weekend camp of Kent Fortress Royal Engineers (TF) at the end of June 1915.
A German POW working camp was here later in the War.
Chestnut Street by the Tudor Rose.
Location of an army training camp.
Helen Allinson “Borden – The History of a Kentish village” Synjon Books Sittingbourne, 2003.