Kentish Gazette 1817

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During some recent alterations made by R. S. Tomlin Esq. at Dane Court in Thanet, there have been found, several pieces of coin in the old Flint walls some of which are in a perfect state of preservation. One in particular having on it the builders name in the year 991 a past period of 826 years when it was presumed, was laid the first stone of this antique Mansion.

(by Alf Beeching Margate Historical Society)


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