Everyone is welcome to join this fascinating archaeological talk.

  • 2 Aug 2017
  • 6.30pm
  • £5
  • Maidstone

The Dover Bronze Age Boat, a talk by Paul Bennett MBE

A talk by Paul Bennett MBE, Director of the Canterbury Archaeological Trust on The Dover Bronze Age Boat.

The discovery in 1992 of a perfectly preserved 3,500 year old, Middle Bronze Age rope-sewn boat, in sediments 7m beneath Bench Street was nothing short of miraculous and extraordinary, the find of a lifetime for land-based archaeologists.

The Director of CAT tells the story, as well as the fascinating tale of what happened to the boat after the find.

VENUE: Kent History and Library Centre, James Whatman Way, Maidstone, ME14 1LQ

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