A guide to ancient England, Scotland, and Wales from Britain Express.
BY DAVID ROSS, EDITOR
Prehistoric attractions in Britain (places to see tagged with Prehistoric) - new
Name the Historic attraction
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British History Quiz
This essayist and poet is best known for his 'Dictionery of the English Language', published in 1755
He travelled with his friend and biographer, James Boswell
His other famous work was 'The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets'
This Day in British History
29 January, 1728
First performance of The Beggar's Opera
The play, with songs by John Gay, is performed at Lincoln's Inn Fields Theatre