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The Royal Charters of Faversham
Faversham has a magnificent collection of town charters dating from 1252 to 1685, many of which came to the town as a member of the Cinque Ports. It includes the copy of Magna Carta, acquired independently by the town in 1300. This is undoubtedly the finest collection of any town in Britain still...
We are delighted to announce the publication of our most recent title in the England's Past for Everyone series The Medway Towns: River, Docks and Urban Life by Sandra Dunster. Making an excellent addition to the EPE series each chapter covers themes, such as economics, politics and topography...
Blackheath: The nursery ground of organised sport in the UK   The Locality and Region seminar starts the Olympic year with this stimulating - and perhaps controversial - paper to be given by Neil Rhind MBE FSA, the leading authority on the architectural and social history of Blackheath and...