This display will commemorate HMS Kent which served in the Battle of the Falklands in December 1914. The display will draw on the collections of papers and memorabilia of J D Allen, captain of HMS Kent, and of one of the naval officers of the ship. These collections remain in private hands. Also featured will be items from the collections of the cathedral and of the Beaney in Canterbury.
Location: reading room of Canterbury Cathedral Archives
Ticketing: free of charge; usual precincts charges apply. Prebooking required: please telephone 01227-865330; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The exhibition will also be open on Saturday 6th December, 10am to 12 noon.