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Offline conan

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Margate storms
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2016, 20:05:00 »
Whilst reading through the Margate link I posted yesterday a storm in 1808 was mentioned several times,a quick google turned up this wonderful site with photos and prints in abundance of the 1808 and other storms to batter the resort.

http://www.margatelocalhistory.co.uk/Pictures/Pictures-Storms.html#a2
To remain ignorant of what happened before you were born is to remain a child......Cicero

 

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