Exhibitions 2015

Full Ahead for Margate

An exhibition celebrating the role of the town’s jetties in the history of Margate

– the coming of the paddles steamer service to Margate in 1815

– the evacuation of Dunkirk in 1940

 
Still availble on-line is:

Thanet at War (Aug – Dec 1914)
Scanned extracts from the local newspaper of 100 years ago. This gives everyone an opportunity to see how life in Thanet was recorded: articles & advertisements

Isle of Thanet Gazette newspaper extracts: http://www.fommarchive.wordpress.com/

 

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