The Georgian Period
The Hanoverian era in England. Index of articles.
Georgian Britain - from 'A History of the British Nation' (1912) - includes events on the continent and overseas colonies
People and Events
Discounted Historic Hotels
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
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British History Quiz
The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?
It originated in the regn of Alfred the Great, who may have ordered it to be compiled
It lasted in several forms until 1154
This Day in British History
11 March, 1248
First 'trial of the Pyx' tests coinage
The 'trial', headed by Richard, Earl of Cornwall, tested the purity of coinage by assaying