Learn about role played by Manx sailors at Trafalgar

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Discover the role of Manx sailors in the Battle of Trafalgar with Peel Heritage Trust.

October 21, 1805, was reckoned to be a pivotal day in British naval history.

What is not so well known is the vital role played by Manx sailors with over 60 of them on board the vessels of the British fleet, fighting against the combined fleets of the French and Spanish Navies.

Alex Downey’s talk, Manxmen at Trafalgar, takes place at Peel Centenary Centre on Wednesday, June 15, from 7.30pm.

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