Shepherd Neame - Pub signs
The Early Bird. Maidstone, Kent.
The early bird catches the worm. The early bird is also the name of the hops which feature prominently in the illustration.
William the conqueror. Rye, Kent.
William and Harold settling their differences over a pint.
Manor farm barn. Southfleet, Kent.
The thatcher having a pint on his break. The sky changes within the scene.
Crown & Anchor. Shoreham, Kent.
The giant sized effigy of a swashbuckling buccaneer guarding Shoreham's Crown & Anchor also guards its exciting secrets.
The bold buccaneer is a symbol of this magical little seaside town's smuggling past.
Chestfield Barn. Chestfield, Kent.
The sign features a local dweller approaching the barn after collecting wood from the nearby forest of Blean. The illustration is based on the Luttrell psalter, a famous medieval manuscript containing rich illustrations of everyday life in the 14th century, around the time the Chestfield barn was built.