Batman Begins (2005). Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury, Essex. The Victorian fortification, built to protect London from French invaders, was used as the ‘Bhutanese’ prison, in which Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) hits rock-bottom before being found by Henri Ducard (Liam Neeson).
Swan, Horndon-on-the-Hill. | Flickr: Intercambio de fotos
The century Bell Inn was built during Horndon's prosperous wool trading era, to accommodate the many travelling pilgrims, wool merchants and tradesmen.
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Coalhouse Point was once the site of an artillery battery, however, today nothing survives of that building. With the recommendations of the Royal Commission on the Defence of the United Kingdom, the Point was rebuilt in the 1860s. It was completed in 1864 and became a coastal defence. The fort served as defence through two world wars and was purchased in 1962 by Thurrock Council. During the Second World War, the rooms in the fort have instruments which were used to monitor the magnetic…
Horndon-on-the-Hill Church. 15th-century.
Horndon on the Hill Village shop and post office: NEN Gallery