Events and daily life in the Stuart period.
Stuart Britain - from 'A History of the British Nation' (1912)
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The original palace was used a a royal residence from the days of Edward the Confessor
The current building was designed by Sir Charles Barry and AW Pugin
This Day in British History
20 June, 1756
Black Hole of Calcutta
Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.