Gadshill

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Gadshill

(gădz`hĭl), low hill, Kent, SE England, near Rochester. In Shakespeare's Henry IV it was the scene of Falstaff's robberies. Charles Dickens lived there, at Gadshill Place, from 1856 until his death in 1870.
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The garden is now home to the Swiss chalet where Dickens used to write which was previously at Gad's Hill, in Higham, Kent, where Dickens lived.
According to the BBC, it is thought that Dickens wrote some of his later works, including Great Expectations, on the furniture at his Gad's Hill Place home in Higham, Kent.
Three men flagged down courier Dan Ware, 29, at the roadside in Higham, Kent, then ambushed him.