The Battle of Beamfleot (Benfleet)

An amateur map from 1955

There is little evidence and much dispute about where, when, what happened or any fact about the Battle of Beamfleot (Benfleet). Over the years many people have suggested where it might have been.

These documents have been hidden for over 60 years and were an attempt by a local amateur historian, Roland E Cooper, to find out where the battle took place.

The 1955 map of where the Danish camp might have been
Phil Coley
The accompanying letter
Phil Coley

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  • The Last Kingdom, season 3, also brought me to this page ๐Ÿ™‚

    By Angelo Albertini (09/12/2018)
  • The Last Kingdom, season 3, brought me to this page. As I live in Thorpe bay itโ€™s quite local and interesting.

    By Karl (02/12/2018)

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