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John White Masters

John White Masters (1791-1873), pioneer of the Assam tea trade and author of Dick and Sal at Canterbury Fair, the most important 19th century Kent dialect poem, lived in Court Street, Faversham, where he is commemorated by a plaque.

The plaque

John White Masters

Location of the plaque

John White Masters
The former home in Court Street, Faversham, of John White Masters, a tea-trade pioneer