Saltmead Area

The area near Saltmead around the Kent Road railway bridge is particularly low lying but isolated from the river by higher ground. Click on the map to view a larger version.

Important: The resulting spot height values  refer to the land around properties or, for roads the lowest point, that is the rain water gutter next to the kerb. The height of the ground floor level in a property will be significantly higher than the land outside the property – this must be taken into account when assessing flood risk.