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Archaeologia Cantiana -  Vol. 86  1971  page 117
Eynsford Castle and its Excavation. 
By S. E. Rigold, M.A., F.S.A., F.R.Hist.S.
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Fig. 1. Eynsford: Site Plan.

for the needs of mills and the railway, cross over each other. On the west bank, tracks converge on the ford; on the east stands the church (Ch.), which seems at first sight to guard the ford better than the castle, and the convergence lies a little downstream. Two subsidiary passages over the river, shown on Fig. 1, may be relevant to the medieval domain: I, upstream, leads from the site of the present Home Farm to an area known as the Park; II, just downstream of the Castle, is on the track (X) to Little Mote, which Cresy called an old causeway, but also on an earlier path (Y) which can be traced in drought. This passage is nearer the Castle and main settlement, nearer still to the presumed site of the original hall, and also near to the recently discovered (see below, p. 137), probably Christian Saxon, cemetery.

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