1495 > The pretender Perkin Warbeck landed at Deal in Kent with men and ships. Around 150 of his men were killes and over 160 captured by Henry VII's troops. Warbeck escaped, fleeing to Ireland. Warbeck claimed to be Richard, Duke of York, the younger of the Princes in the Tower.
1527 > In Cardinal Wolsey's retinue, Thomas More, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, departs from London, to reach France and Amiens via Rochester and Canterbury