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Description

 

A roof tile of curved S-shaped cross section.

 

Pantiles initially appeared in eastern coastal areas of England and Scotland during the 17th century, imported at first from Holland.  Most Canterbury local examples appear to be modern.

 

Local examples (click to enlarge)

Pantiles

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Kirbys Lane

Rear of property in Best Lane

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