Wrotham Historical Society News

The Battle of Blacksole Field

  • 31 March 2016

    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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