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Coastguard Stations

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Re: Coastguard Stations

Posted: 28 Mar 2013 12:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
I would suggest that Deownes might be "The Downs" - the stretch of water between the South and North Foreland off Deal. A very important place for sailing ships to wait for the right wind to take them into the Channel or round the North Foreland into the Thames as well as being a sort of parking place for ships leaving Chatham. No proof but in the absence of anything better - might be worth enquiring.
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j crawshaw 10 Apr 2003 11:57PM GMT 
jlester1581 4 Nov 2003 11:51PM GMT 
moysverlegh 18 Feb 2004 8:24AM GMT 
Jo Garner 19 Oct 2004 7:46PM GMT 
Cottonshirt 19 Mar 2013 9:38PM GMT 
johncrawshaw 21 Mar 2013 5:04PM GMT 
Cottonshirt 22 Mar 2013 4:26AM GMT 
halpark 28 Mar 2013 6:07PM GMT 
halpark 28 Mar 2013 6:08PM GMT 
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