Was “Thanet” the isle of the dead? Read the BBC story and listen to the programme.
The name "Tenet" was listed in the Domesday book of 1086, whereas in the 18th century classical dictionary of John Lemprise it is states "Tane'tus, a small island of Albion. Ptolemy calls it Tolianis. It is now Thanet."
Robin Gibson takes a ‘Walk Through Time’ to take a closer look at the mystical "Isle of Death"