This stone commemorates the Battle of Maidstone. In this area a parliamentary force under Lord-General Fairfax, defeated the royalist defenders of Maidstone under Sir Gamaliel Dudley in one of the hardest fought battles of the English Civil War. 1st June 1648.

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Bart Maguire on Flickr
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