About the Author:
Jeff Howe, B.A. (HONS), M.A. is a local historian having research interests in the history of Dover and is a founding member of Dover’s Western Heights Preservation Society and co-author of two books on the history of Dover. In 2018 he had an article published in Archaeologia Cantiana, the Kent Archaeological Society journal. This was about Dover’s 16th century harbour. Current research interests include Dover’s Sun Fire insurance policy holders in the town’s 18th century Pier District. Other interests include early 20th century art and artists, and early recorded sound.