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
Contents © David Ross and Britain Express
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
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British History Quiz
The first major battle of the English Civil War was fought 23 October 1642
Parliament was led by the Earl of Essex, the royalists by Charles I and Prince Rupert
The battle was indecisive but both sides claimed victory
This Day in British History
22 May, 1455
1st Battle of St Albans
Yorkists defeat a royal army and capture Henry VI. The Duke of York becomes Constable of England.