The Battle of Margate 1387

24 Mar 2017 - 31 Oct 2017

The Battle of Margate took place on 24th March 1387... a little known sea battle but never the less a very important one. Fought off Margate between the English Fleet and a combine French, Flemish and Spanish Fleet which resulted in a resounding victory for the English under the Earls of Essex and Nottingham.

The exhibition will be opened on 24th March by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Boyce, Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports (to be confirmed) and will run until October.