Butts Hill, Wrotham

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  • 31 March 2016

    The Battle of Blacksole Field

    It is 1554 and a simple field in Wrotham Village is alive with men fighting. The field is Blacksoll Field and the Royalist men of Abergavenny, who supported Queen Mary, were the stronger army and the rebels of Thomas Wyatt the Younger suffered 60 or more serious casualties and deaths.

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  • 20 May 2014

    Latest Publication Available Now

    The latest publication "UNFORGETTABLE WROTHAM CHARACTERS" in the series "Fragments of Wrotham History", is now available to buy. This publication includes a collection of village notables who left their mark in fields as diverse as the arts, the military, sport, business and more.

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  • 12 December 2012

    Cannonball found in the Village

    During recent roadworks in Wrotham Village a 2lb cannonball was located approximately 2 metres/6 feet below the ground.

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