Posted: 24.06.21 at 11:29 by The Editor
MALDON historian Stephen Nunn has produced a video telling of his research into the famous Battle of Maldon. Here he explains more.
"As long as I have been interested in Maldon’s history, I have been fascinated by this, the town’s greatest event – the Battle of 991.
"For many years people have taken it for granted that the battle took place on the mainland just off Northey Island. However, I discovered that the site was only identified as such in 1925. To me the topography didn’t make sense and I have been trying to unravel the mystery ever since. This is what I have found out……”.
Captain Jim Thom will talk about his life in Classic Yachts: Kentra, Mariquita and Atlantic at 7.30pm. Tickets available in person from Downs Road ...